Recent and upcoming events

'What Heals? Different Approaches to Medicine in South Africa'

Event type: 
Seminar
Date and time: 
Tuesday, 6 April, 2010 - 12:00 to 13:30
Presenter(s): 
<p style="text-align: left;">Nathan Geffen</p>
Abstract / Description: 


Chair: Prof Paula Ensor
Speakers: Prof Nicoli Nattrass, Dr Deborah Posel and Nathan Geffen (author of 'Debunking Delusions', Jacana 2010)

  • Refreshments will be served

 

 

 

 

Sick and Tired: The State of Health Funding and HIV/TB Programmes in the African Region

Event type: 
Seminar
Date and time: 
Thursday, 4 March, 2010 - 13:00 to 14:00
Presenter(s): 
<p>Paula Akugizibwe</p>
Abstract / Description: 

This seminar will be offered by Paula Akugizibwe, UCT School of Public Health; Literacy and Advocacy Co-ordinator for the AIDS and Rights Alliance of Southern Africa (ARASA).

Two interrelated PRISM issues: China's growing economic involvement in Africa; and the Making the Most of Commodities Project.

Event type: 
Seminar
Date and time: 
Thursday, 18 February, 2010 - 13:00 to 14:00
Presenter(s): 
<p>Prof Mike Morris, Director of PRISM and the CSSR</p>
Abstract / Description: 

Two interrelated PRISM issues: China's growing economic involvement in Africa; and the Making the Most of Commodities Project. The latter asks whether there is an industrialisation path for Africa based on linkages to commodities extraction.

  • Refreshments will be served

Implementation of a Novel Model to Enhance Routine HIV Care and Treatment Capacity in South Africa: Outcomes, Costs, and Cost-effectiveness

Event type: 
Seminar
Date and time: 
Friday, 22 January, 2010 - 13:00 to 14:00
Presenter(s): 
<p>Peter Navario</p>
Abstract / Description: 

Peter Navario will be reporting key results from his doctoral dissertation which compared costs and outcomes of public and private management of people on antiretroviral treatment.

Why do some African ethnic groups have very high HIV rates and others not?

Event type: 
Seminar
Date and time: 
Thursday, 29 October, 2009 - 13:00 to 14:00
Presenter(s): 
<p>Sizwe Zondo</p>
Abstract / Description: 

This seminar will be offered by Sizwe Zondo, who is a Masters student in the Dept of Psychology, UCT.

  • Refreshments will be served.

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