Game changers to end TB as a public health threat in South Africa
The Mail & Guardian, the Bhekisisa Centre for Health Journalism and the national health department are pleased to invite you to a critical thinking forum on one of the country’s most pressing health issues. Please note no sponsorship is available
Date: 23 March
Time: 9:30 for 10am. The forum will conclude by 12 pm
Venue: The Birchwood Hotel, 14 View Point Rd, Boksburg, 1672
Please join us for a panel discussion moderated by Bhekisisa director Mia Malan.
Yogan Pillay – Deputy director general, HIV, TB and maternal, child and women’s health
Refiloe Matji – Senior TB technical advisor, University Research Company
Paul Mahana – Deputy director, USAID South Africa’s health office
Mmapaseka Steve Letsike – Deputy chairperson, South African National Aids Council and director, Access Chapter 2
Pren Naidoo – Operational research lead, Desmond Tutu TB Centre, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University and programme officer, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Ausie Nkhi – Private general practitioner, National Health Insurance contracted doctor and technical advisor on TB, HIV, and sexual and reproductive health
Richard Menatsi – Board chairperson of the National Religious Association for Social Development and member of the National Coalition Against TB
RSVP by 21 March to email@example.com or 011 250 7349 with your name, title, organisation and email address.