This August, global experts and thought leaders in the field of Public Health, World Nutrition and Food Systems, will meet in Cape Town for the 2nd edition of the World Public Health Nutrition Association’s (WPHNA) World Nutrition Congress. From 30 August – 2 September the University of the Western Cape will host the World Nutrition
Dear PHASA Member, You are hereby notified of the next Annual General Meeting of the Public Health Association of South Africa. Please note that the Executive Committee wishes to table the following at the AGM: President Report Financial report Executive nomination If you would like to nominate a PHASA member to the Executive Committee,
(Deadline for submission– 20 August 2016) Please note the following: The nominee and nominators must be PHASA members. Nominees may not nominate themselves. The following items must be submitted together with the nomination form for publication on the PHASA website in the run-up to the election: A completed motivation by the nominee which includes
Physical Address: 2nd Floor, George Campbell Building, Howard College Campus Telephone: +27 (0) 31 260 4383 Facsimile: +27 (0) 31 2604211 Email: Oliphant@ukzn.ac.za Public health has become a growing field in recent years. A career in public health opens the door to diverse opportunities in a variety of sectors such as government (public sector),
Date: August 22 – August 26, 2016. Time: 08h30-17h30 About the Course Chronic diseases are increasing in the developing world due to lifestyle changes associated with demographic, societal and epidemiologic transitions. This course provides an overview of the aetiology, epidemiology, risk factors and public health importance of selected chronic diseases in developing countries.
Please download the nomination form here: PHASA Exec Nomination Form 2016
SPHPN is the umbrella body of all professional groups involved in public health in Nigeria. Our membership consists of physicians, pharmacists, nurses, environmental health specialists, health educators and several other groups. Our goal is to seek the improvement of the health of Nigerians through information, provision of health services, advocacy, the adoption and implementation of