Country: South Africa

South Africa Executive Leadership Program in Health

The South African Executive Leadership Program in Health (SAELPH) is a partnership among the University of Pretoria (UP), the Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH), and the University of Fort Hare (UFH) in collaboration with the South African National Department…

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New Diagnostics for Tuberculosis

The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) in conjunction with the Harvard School of Public Health supports scientific research at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban, South Africa. The research conducted there will examine the biological bases, prevention and treatment of…

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Trauma, Stress and Mental Health in South Africa

This project seeks to systematically examine the prevalence and mental health consequences of exposure to politically motivated trauma and violence in South Africa. It will consider the psychological sequelae of violent acts for both perpetrators and survivors. In addition, in…

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Quality of Life and Functional Ability Measurement

South Africa is committed to providing its population with universal access to ARV. The Africa Centre, a Demographic Surveillance Site (DSS), monitors a high-prevalence rural South African population that will serve as a pilot site for ARV distribution in preparation…

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The Enhancing Care Project

The Enhancing Care Initiative (ECI) is based on the beliefs that concrete, practical improvements in care for people with HIV can and must be developed; and that these improvements will be most effective when developed and implemented by local experts.

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