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Workshops at PHASA 2015

November 17, 2015 in PHASA news

The key messages of some of the workshops organised on the first day of the conference are presented here.

SIG meetings at PHASA 2015

November 17, 2015 in PHASA news

The key messages of two of the Special Interest Group meetings held during the conference are presented here.

PHILA awardees

November 17, 2015 in PHASA news

This year’s winners of the PHILA awards are Prof Maila John Matjila and Prof Eric Buch.

New PHASA exec members

November 17, 2015 in PHASA news

During the Annual General Meeting at the 2015 conference new members of the executive committee of PHASA were elected.

PHASA AGM 2015

November 17, 2015 in PHASA news

During the 2015 Annual General Meeting (AGM), held during the conference (8 October 2015), several presentations were given.

Testing educational tools for Public Health learning in the Health Sciences curricula in Africa

November 17, 2015 in Articles

There is a need to capture the interest of medical students and to communicate the relevance of the inclusion of Public Health in the medical curriculum. There appears to be a lack of such educational tools – and evaluations of their effectiveness – in the public health arena and more so in the undergraduate environment. One possible strategy to improve the learning about PH in the undergraduate medical curriculum is to test educational tools that have been successfully used elsewhere.

Key speeches / presentations/panel discussions at PHASA 2015

November 17, 2015 in PHASA news

Some key speeches / presentations / panel discussions held at the PHASA 2015 conference can be accessed here.

Video on the PHASA conference

October 28, 2015 in PHASA news

The Health Chronicle disseminated a short video on the PHASA 2015 conference.