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DTTC annual dissemination event 2019: Research for impact

DTTC annual dissemination event 2019: Research for impact The DTTC annual dissemination event at Hazendal. Photo: TB Proof   The Desmond Tutu TB Centre (DTTC) annual dissemination event was held on the 15th of November 2019 at the historic Hazendal Wine Estate. The theme for the event was “Making a Difference: Research for Impact”. Prof. […]

Posted on 27 November 2019

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DTTC and the BENEFIT Kids Project: Large grant helps SU develop safer and simpler treatment for kids with MDR-TB

DTTC and the BENEFIT Kids Project: Large grant helps SU develop safer and simpler treatment for kids with MDR-TB         Representatives from Unitaid and Stellenbosch University recently met to discuss the BENEFIT Kids project. Photo credit: Wilma Stassen Bringing children’s needs to the forefront of the global TB response, the Desmond Tutu […]

Posted on 6 November 2019

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ACCEPTANCE: MA CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY FOR 2020

ACCEPTANCE: MA CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY FOR 2020   DTTC places a strong emphasis on capacity building through training and development. The Centre would like to congratulate both Dionne Jivan and Kyla Meyerson for being accepted at Stellenbosch University and the University of Johannesburg respectively to complete their MA in Clinical Psychology in 2020.   We would […]

Posted on 30 September 2019

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The 1st International Post-Tuberculosis Symposium. 22-23 July 2019 STIAS Institute, Stellenbosch, South Africa

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Posted on 24 August 2019

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World TB Day 2019

In celebration of World TB Day 2019, the Desmond Tutu TB Centre (DTTC) held a lunch time event on Friday, 29 March 2019 in the Lecture Hall 6, Education Building, Tygerberg Campus for students and staff. Professor Anneke Hesseling announced the winners of the DTTC social media photo competition,  #TBsTimeIsUp, which generated much interest amongst […]

Posted on 15 April 2019

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Video: HPTN 071 (PopART) – The Journey

Video Credit: Kim Cloete

Posted on 16 March 2019

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The HPTN 071 (PopART) Study

‘Thank you for keeping your promise’ to report back on results of PopART study Researchers return to communities to deliver results of landmark HIV prevention study Over the past few weeks, people from nine communities in and around Cape Town and the Winelands district have gathered to hear about the primary outcome results of the […]

Posted on 15 March 2019

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