Community Outreach

SANTHE IS CONSTANTLY ON THE LOOKOUT FOR OPPORTUNITIES TO ENGAGE WITH COMMUNITIES IN ORDER TO ENSURE MEANINGFUL TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH AND PUBLIC HEALTH AND COMMUNITY IMPACT.
WE WELCOME ANY PROPOSALS IN THIS RESPECT. THESE CAN BE EMAILED TO INFO@SANTHEAFRICA.ORG

  • SANTHE exposes learners to variety of scientific career choices

    Friday, 26 April, 2019

    Today, Friday 26 April 2019, SANTHE and its lead institute - the Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI) - hosted 67 learners and their teachers from the Mandla Mthethwa School of Excellence, which...
  • Stories behind science: meet Dr Barbara Burmen

    Wednesday, 13 February, 2019

    Barbara Burmen, SANTHE Post-doctoral trainee based at the University of Cape Town, recently attended The Mawazo Institute's Nairobi Ideas Night: Stories behind science - a live storytelling event...
  • SANTHE trainees judge at national school science competition

    Thursday, 16 August, 2018

    SANTHE Post-doctoral trainees, Shanel Raghubeer, based at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN) and Alveera Singh, based at the Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI), as well as SANTHE PhD...
  • SANTHE trainee on judges' panel in national school science competition

    Sunday, 20 August, 2017

    Upasana Ramphal, SANTHE Masters trainee based at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, put her scientific skills to excellent use on August 18 and 19,  judging entries at the 2017 Eskom Expo for Young...
  • SANTHE partner programme involves local women in research

    Wednesday, 16 August, 2017

    SANTHE Programme Director, Professor Thumbi Ndung’u, is also a leader of an acute HIV infection cohort run by Females Rising through Education, Support and Health (FRESH) - a community-based...
  • SANTHE co-sponsors CV skills workshop at SA AIDS 2017

    Thursday, 15 June, 2017

    SANTHE and the Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI) today hosted a workshop at the 8th SA AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa. Entitled, "Essential skills to advance your scientific career,"...
  • Schools visit SANTHE 'headquarters'

    Wednesday, 31 May, 2017

    In the last two months, SANTHE and the Africa Health Research Institute (AHRI), based in Durban, South Africa, have hosted visits to AHRI’s laboratories by learners from local secondary schools –...
  • Wellcome Trust Image Awards 2017

    Sunday, 30 April, 2017

    During the months of March and April, 2017, SANTHE and the Africa Research Health Institute (AHRI) organised and hosted the 2017 Wellcome Trust Image Awards exhibition in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa...
  • SANTHE marches for science

    Saturday, 22 April, 2017

    On April 22, 2017 SANTHE admin staff, trainees and supervisors – together with academic partners, civil society and citizens – joined hands to march in support of and in celebration of science. The...
  • The Umkhumbane Schools Project

    Tuesday, 11 April, 2017

    Funded by SANTHE lead institute - the Africa Health Research Institute – through a Howard Hughes grant, and founded in 2012, the Umkhumbane Schools Project is an innovative partnership involving five...