JuPHASA members are invited to nominate members for the JuPHASA Executive Committee for the term of 2016 to 2018. Please note the following: The nominee and nominators must be JuPHASA 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
Executives from the Public Health Association of South Africa and the African Federation of Public Health Associations had a meeting at the School of Public Health of the University of the Witwatersrand on Wednesday, 20 July, 2016. Various strategies for promoting public health and developing public health organisations were discussed.
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
Please download the nomination form here: PHASA Exec Nomination Form 2016
PHASA Mental Health Interest Group’s concern with patients’ rights related to the contract termination
In October 2015, the Gauteng Department of Health issued a media statement informing the public that it has terminated its contract with Life Healthcare Esidimeni Hospital. About 200 severely mentally ill patients admitted in the Life Healthcare Esidimeni facilities in Gauteng will be discharged by the end of June 2016 to NGOs or back to
Nominations are invited for the PHASA Gauteng Branch Executive Committee using the attached form. This committee is responsible for co-ordinating and managing activities of the branch as well as providing support to the national PHASA leadership in implementing national initiatives in Gauteng. Eligibility Criteria Nominees must be PHASA members residing, working or studying in Gauteng.
White paper outlines universal health system for South Africa.
The key messages of some of the workshops organised on the first day of the conference are presented here.
A successful JuPHASA Student Symposium was held at the 2015 PHASA Conference in Durban.