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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Thursday, 22 August 2019
'Listen To My Heart' Patient and Family Event

The Listen to my Heart patient and family event (by invitation only) will be held on Saturday, March 16th at Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital.

Publication Date:
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 - 10:15
Tribute to Dr Babs Mostert

It is with great sadness that we announce, Dr Babs Mostert, who was in charge of OPD at Red Cross for many years, passed away on Sunday, August 4th following a short illness.

Publication Date:
Tue, 13 Aug 2019 - 15:15
Healing hearts is top priority for Mayosi protégé

Healing hearts is the number one priority for University of Cape Town (UCT) Associate Professor Liesl Zühlke. She credits the late Professor Bongani Mayosi for developing her into an award-winning scientist who uses her passion and expertise to fight the scourge of rheumatic heart disease (RHD), a preventable condition that nevertheless takes the lives of hundreds of thousands of people annually.

Publication Date:
Thu, 08 Aug 2019 - 11:15
Rheumatic Fever Week

This year in South Africa, Rheumatic Fever Week is being observed from 1 through 6 August.

Publication Date:
Tue, 06 Aug 2019 - 12:00