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Public Health Seminar, 12 September 2014
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 05 Sep 2014

The past, the present and space tripping in the future.

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Public Health Seminar: 29 August 2014
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 22 Aug 2014

"Experiences and Lessons Learnt : Implementation of the South African Tuberculosis Drug Resistance Survey"

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Public Health Seminar, 15 August 2014
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 08 Aug 2014

ICAO-CAPSA-Collaborative arrangement for the prevention and management of Public Events in Civil aviation : the case of Ebola outbreak.

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Public Health Seminar, 1 August 2014
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 31 Jul 2014

Investigation of increased cases of diarrhoea in De Doorns/ Worcester, Cape Winelands Districts, Western Cape Province, February/ March 2014

Acute Gastroenteritis (AGE) outbreak investigation, 19-25 May 2014 Home for Abondoned children, Gauteng

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Public Health Seminar, 8 August 2014
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 25 Jul 2014

Application of the case-crossover epidemiological study design: Association between outdoor air pollution and cause-specific mortality in Cape Town, South Africa

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Annual Summer School in Health Measurement
René de Waal
Posted on 23 Jul 2014

8 - 12 September 2014

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Public Health Seminar, 18 July 2014
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 11 Jul 2014

Infotox Nanomaterials health risks:cart before the horse?

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Public Health Seminar, 27 June 2014
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 23 Jun 2014

Worker’s Health within Primary Health Care in South Africa

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Public Health Seminar, 13 June 2014
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 10 Jun 2014

MDG 5a: Accelerating the reduction in maternal mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa

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Public Health Seminar, 6 June 2014
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 25 May 2014

"A comparison of survival analysis, threshold regression and linear mixed models in the analysis of longitudinal data."

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Public Health Seminar: May 23
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 15 May 2014

What are the reasons for switching ART patients (adults and adolescents) to 2nd line regimen in public health care setting in Gauteng?

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Public Health Seminar, May 16
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 09 May 2014

Monitoring and Evaluation of PHC Programmes in Tshwane District

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Public Health Seminar
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 03 Apr 2014

"Ethics, Persuasion and Strategic Thinking in the Health Services Delivery"

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Public Health Seminar, March 14
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 07 Mar 2014

"The Role of Mathematical Modelling in Disease Control using HIV in China as a case study"

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Public Health Seminar, March 7
Kgomotso.Modingoana@up.ac.za
Posted on 04 Mar 2014

Integrating Global Health into Foreign Policy : A case of South Africa

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Public Health Seminar, February 28
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 21 Feb 2014

“Risk of Nevirapine-associated Stevens-Johnson syndrome among HIV-infected pregnant women: The Medunsa National Pharmacovigilance Centre, 2007 –2012”

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Public Health Seminar, February 21
Kgomotso Modingoana
Posted on 18 Feb 2014

"Literature Review : Important Things to Know"

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 05 Feb 2014

"Risk characterization in food safety and food and food safety policy development"

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Annual Summer School in Biostatistics
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 22 Oct 2013

Inviting all researchers in clinical medicine, epidemiology, public health and biomedical or veterinary sciences!

This is the fourth Annual Summer School in Biostatistics and the short courses will be hosted jointly by the University of the Witwatersrand - School of Public Health (Wits SPH) and University of Pretoria - School of Health Systems and Public Health (SHSPH, UP)

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 12 Aug 2013

17 August 2013 : "Schools as settings for health promotion: evidence from two recent government programme situational analyses using mixed methods"

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 21 Jun 2013

5 July 2013
"From Malaria Control to Elimination in South Africa"

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 06 May 2013

"PHC through the lens of a health non-governmental organisation"

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 17 Apr 2013

"Management and leadership colour coded: An Introduction"

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 12 Apr 2013

"Antiretroviral Initiating and Discontinuation Patterns, Medunsa National Pharmacovigilance surveillance Cohort, 2004-2011"

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 04 Apr 2013

Making a difference. What counts?


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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 29 Jan 2013

Where are we? Taking stock of the HIV epidemic

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 19 Oct 2012

Pigouvian taxes and Greenhouse gas emissions

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 08 Oct 2012

Member Rights as per Medical Schemes Act

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 27 Sep 2012

Counting the dead and what they died from: generating mortality and cause-of-death statistics from SA's civil registration and vital statistics system

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 27 Sep 2012

Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals: A New Emerging Policy Issue

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 13 Sep 2012

Success of the Community Component of th IMCI in Mpumalanga

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 13 Sep 2012

"GeneXpert a new era in pTB diagnostics"

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 13 Sep 2012

"The globalization of the world tobacco market. Challenges and opportunities for a smoke-free world"

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World Toilet Summit
Kathy Pieterse
Posted on 28 Aug 2012

ICC Durban, 3 - 6 December 2012

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 23 Jul 2012

Efficacy of brief motivational interviewing on smoking cessation at tuberculosis clinics in Tshwane, South Africa. Preliminary results from some baseline data.

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 23 Jul 2012

Chronic non-communicable diseases in South Africa: the PURE study at UWC.

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 04 Jul 2012

When training alone is not enough: the role of mentoring in NIMART implementation.

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 27 Jun 2012

Implementation and monitoring of Screening and Brief Intervention (SBI) for Alchohol use disorders among TB patients, SA

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 19 Jun 2012

Friday 22 June 2012
Council for Medical Schemes Information Session

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Public Health Seminar: Occupational Health and Work
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 24 May 2012

Mr Thebe Pule:
“Occupational Health and Work"

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 16 Apr 2012

Centres for Disease Control and Prevention. Public Health in Action

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 12 Mar 2012

“A randomised controlled trial of motivational interviewing to prevent risk for an alcohol exposed pregnancy in the Western Cape, South Africa”

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 21 Feb 2012

Health Systems Strengthening in South Africa: Primary Health Care
re-engineered - Jeanette Hunter
[Friday, 2 March 2012]

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 08 Feb 2012

Date: Friday, 10 February 2012
"What can we learn from Business Employee Wellness programmes"

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 24 Oct 2011

Theory and practice how to close the gap - A fresh approach

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 18 Oct 2011

Strategic Information for Health Programme Management

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Dr Flavia Senkubuge elected new Vice President of the African Federation of Public Health Associations
Tiaan Eksteen
Posted on 08 Sep 2011

Dr Flavia Senkubuge, Senior lecturer at the School of Health Systems and Public Health, has been elected as the new Vice President of the African Federation of Public Health Associations.

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 07 Sep 2011

Plans by Statistics South Africa to provide health information for Monitoring and Evaluation of the Health Status of the South African population.

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Public Health Seminar
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 02 Sep 2011

A WHO Multi-Country Study on Delivery of Essential Health Services in Africa : Realities and Communities Perception


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Second Annual Summer School in Biostatistics
Tessa Booysen
Posted on 29 Aug 2011

Inviting all researchers in clinical medicine, epidemiology, public health and biomedical or veterinary sciences!
The Summer School in Biostatistics is aimed at both new and experienced medical researchers.

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Programme in Health Emergencies in Large Populations (H.E.L.P)
Tessa Booysen
Posted on 29 Aug 2011

The UP School of Health Systems and Public Health and the International Committee of the Red Cross are presenting a training course for the management of health interventions in emergency situations.

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The UP Centre for Sustainable Malaria Control
Tiaan Eksteen
Posted on 18 Aug 2011

The UP Centre for Sustainable Malaria Control will be officially launched on 17 November. Please diarize the date!

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An invite to all employer groups with claims processing staff that performs impairment and disability assessments and adjudication
Fiona Robinson
Posted on 10 Aug 2011

The American Board of Independent Medical Examiners will host another ABIME course on the 30th September 2011 for non-medical and on the 1 - 2 October for medical professionals.

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Public Health Seminar: 5 August
Posted on 18 Jul 2011

Missed opportunities for accessing HIV care among Tshwane TB patients under different models of
care.

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Public Health Seminar : 'Communication Programmes are reducing HIV Risk Behaviour in RSA: Findings of the 2nd National HIV Communication Survey 2009'
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 29 Jun 2011

Date: Friday, 8th July 2011
Time: 08h00 -09h00
Venue: Bophelo room (5.19)
HW Snyman North Building
Presenter: Dr Saul Johnson

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Public Health Seminar: Industrial and systems engineering applications in Health Care
Posted on 29 Jun 2011

Date: Friday, 15 July 2011
Time: 08:00 - 09: 00
Venue: Bophelo Room (5.19)
HW Snyman North
Presenter: Millar Nienaber

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HIV and TB in the workplace
Zelda Coetzer
Posted on 23 Jun 2011

Date: Friday, 1 July 2011
Time: 08:00 to 09:00
Venue: Bophelo room (5.19)
HW Snyman North Building -

Presenter: Dr Muzimkhulu Zungu
Community Health Specialist
National Health Laboratory Service
CPD Accredited

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University of Pretoria-American Cancer Society (UPACS) Fellowship
Posted on 16 May 2011

Master of Public Health Degree Programme with Special Interest inTobacco Control:

The University of Pretoria (UP) with the support of the Global Health Initiative of the American Cancer
Society (ACS) are offering an 18-month residency degree programme through the university's School of Health Systems and Public Health (SHSPH).


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Summer School in Biostatistics
Samantha Hodgson
Posted on 22 Jun 2010

Researchers in clinical medicine, epidemiology, community health and biomedical or bioveterinary sciences are invited to attend the Summer School in Biostatistics from 4-15 October 2010 at the main campus of the University of Pretoria.

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IHR i-Course : 27 Sept 2010 to 18 Feb 2011.
Prof Kuku Voyi
Posted on 25 May 2010

Today's highly mobile, interdependent and interconnected world provides myriad opportunities for the
rapid spread of events threatening the health of populations, such as epidemic-prone diseases, foodborne diseases, accidental/deliberate outbreaks, accidental/deliberate release of chemical or radio nuclear agents.

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Applications for 2010
Jan Kleinsmit
Posted on 23 Nov 2009

SHSPH applications for 2010 are now closed

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Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus information
CDC
Posted on 12 May 2009

Interim CDC Guidance for Institutions of Higher Education and Post-secondary Educational Institutions in Response to Human Infections with Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus:

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Meningococcal disease (Meningitis) in Gauteng
NICD
Posted on 19 Mar 2009

At present there is no meningoccal disease outbreak in Gauteng or KwaZulu-Natal Provinces.

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