Health Seminars

Health Seminars

We frequently host Health Seminars with various guests and speakers presenting research at the forefront of the field.


Recent Health Seminars

05 November 2015
Citizen engagement in health care decision-making: worth the effort?
John Eyles (WITS)

01 October 2015
Explaining medical care quality in Kenya
David Khaoya (UCT)

13 August 2015
Disentangling the effects of income on health outcomes in South Africa: A regression discontinuity design
David Khaoya (UCT)

30 July 2015
Early childhood development and health and development (literature review)
Seiro Ito (Inst. of Development Economies)

23 July 2015
Health status and the South African labour market
Simphiwe Khoza & Lewis McLean (ReSEP, SU)

07 May 2015
Antimalarial demand estimation: A market level analysis for Uganda
Seiro Ito (Inst. of Development Economies)

26 February 2015
Antenatal care access and HIV in South Africa
Vivian Black (WITS)

11 December 2014
Experimental interventions to promote HIV test uptake under corporate environments: Results from a cluster randomised controlled trial in South Africa
Seiro Ito (Inst. of Development Economies)

04 December 2014
Community-based adherence clubs in Gugulethu - a model of care to support ART expansion and retention in care
Anna Grimsrud (UCT)

27 November 2014
Estimating tuberculosis drug resistance rates in South Africa using routinely collected data
Zoe McLaren (Michigan School of Public Health)

13 November 2014
The contribution of a community-based HIV counselling and testing (HCT) initiative in working towards increasing access to HCT in Cape Town, South Africa
Sue-Ann Meehan (Desmond Tutu TB Centre)

30 October 2014
Health care research ethics
Prof Anton van Niekerk (SU)

16 October 2014
The health immigrant: investigating disability disparities between native-born black South Africans and their foreign-born counterparts
Maninie Molatseli (POPART Trial)

11 September 2014
Access to public health care in South Africa: 2002-2012
Carmen Christian (UWC)

04 September 2014
Vision 2030: The road to wellness
Dr Keith Cloete (WCDH)

14 August 2014
Delivering successful sin tax reform in the Philipines
Caryn Bredenkamp & Kai Kaiser (World Bank)

19 June 2014
Keeping it real: Measuring hospital efficiency in South Africa
Shivani Ramjee (UCT)

09 May 2014
The process and outcomes of health technology evaluation
Dr Manie de Klerk (Metropolitan Health)

10 April 2014
Can vouchers deliver? An evaluation of subsidies for maternal care in Cambodia
Eddy van Doorslaer (Erasmus University)

03 April 2014
Income related health inequality in South Africa
David Khaoya (UCT)

06 March 2014
Global health inequalities in the twenty first century
John Ataguba (UCT)

20 February 2014
The use of community/lay health workers in selected interventions: costs, experiences, and challenges
Lungiswa Nkonki (SU)

16 January 2014
Market failures in private health care markets
Alex van den Heever (WITS)