Partnerships for Children with Heart Disease in Africa
Adole 7C
Understanding of the role of healthcare system factors in determining care gaps among adolescents with complex chronic conditions.
The CHDRU welcomes patient and professional collaboration.
Reach is a technical support and policy translation initiative to amplify rheumatic heart disease control efforts locally, regionally and globally.
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Tuesday, 7 April 2020
Resources Providing Assistance During this Time

We have collated a number of useful resources and information in response to the coronavirus pandemic and current state of lockdown in South Africa.

Publication Date:
Fri, 27 Mar 2020 - 14:00
Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Poor Areas

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic started late December in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China, and has since spread to 87 countries and territories in the world. Poor regions haven’t been spared and the need for a context-specific response has become urgent.

Publication Date:
Mon, 16 Mar 2020 - 09:30
Prof Mayosi’s Protégés Echo the Beat of his Healing Heart

Healing hearts and taking research beyond laboratories and scientific journals into communities affected by diseases is the number one priority for the University of Cape Town’s Prof Liesl Zühlke.

Publication Date:
Wed, 19 Feb 2020 - 12:15
The 20th Annual South African Heart Association Congress

The South African Heart Association’s 20th Annual Congress was held at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg from 31 October to 2 November 2019. The Congress theme was “Cardiovascular Care: Meeting the Needs for Africa”, attracting over 1,000 delegates from 48 different countries across the globe.

Publication Date:
Wed, 15 Jan 2020 - 14:45