The PHASA Annual Conference 2018 will be held in Parys under the theme Health for All: Thinking Globally Acting Locally and celebrating the 40th Health For All Anniversary. The Public Health Association of South Africa extends a warm invitation to our 14th annual conference. This year we travel to the scenic town of Parys in
Dear PHASA Members, The PHASA Executive invites you to a visit to the Apartheid Museum. We hope to stimulate discussions around Apartheid and its effect on health even until today. We will also spend some time to reflect on the values of the Apartheid system, the values that our constitution is built on, the values
The 12th Aesthetic Medicine Congress of South Africa will be hosted at the CSIR ICC in Pretoria from 10 May – 12 May 2018. The congress remains one of the most important meetings on the aesthetic medical calendar. The main purpose and focus have remained the same since the start of the congress 13 years
Think Global, Act Local Leadership and governance in healthcare Mental health Surveillance of occupational disease and injury Climate and health Non-communicable diseases Vaccines for Africa One health Benefits of Attending Review strategies to improve leadership and clinical governance that support efficient, high quality public health services Discuss initiatives enabling the integration of mental health services
About the Course This course aims to present a broad range of perspectives on mHealth and impact on the future of HIV/AIDS implementation research. Through case studies, multimedia tutorials, interactive exercises, and live demonstrations of tools, participants will explore delivery mechanisms, such as interactive voice recognition (IVR), SMS (text message) communication programs, smartphone applications, and
Pre-conference workshop: PHASA Special Interest Group for Health Policy and Systems Research in South Africa
Title: The National Health Insurance White Paper – A dialogue drawing on the submissions from three health policy and systems research units At the 2015 PhASA conference, the PHASA Special Interest Group (SIG) on Health Policy and Systems Research in South Africa (HPSRSA) was launched. The purpose of the SIG is to provide a platform
The format of the event is interactive with roundtable discussions and case studies from leading healthcare CIOs, as well as healthcare entrepreneurs and government functionaries, all sharing their experiences on what works and what does not.
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
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.
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