Dr Shabir Moosa, MMed, MBA, PhD

About Prof Moosa

Professor Shabir Moosa is a Family Physician in the Department of Family Medicine (Johannesburg Health District / University of Witwatersrand (Wits)). He has a Diploma in PHC Service Mgt (Wits P&DM) (1998), Masters in Family Medicine (MEDUNSA-Limpopo) (2005), a Masters in Business Administration (Wits Business School) (2011) and a PhD (Ghent University) (2015). He is focused on practice in Chiawelo Community Practice in Soweto.

Prof. Moosa has a history of general practice, community and political activism in rural Kwa-Zulu Natal and Eastern Cape Provinces (the old Transkei) having lived in Kokstad 1990 – 2004. He moved to Johannesburg in 2004 and has been deeply in development, service, training, and research of Family Medicine in Johannesburg / Gauteng. He is actively involved in developing best practice models of Family Medicine, including creating community practices in Soweto as a contracting model for the emerging national health insurance system in South Africa.

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See a list of publications on Google Scholar, Google Scholar Citations, ORCID, and ResearchGate. Also see MBA Research Report 2011, PhD Thesis 2015.

Prof Moosa was project manager in the development of Family Medicine within Gauteng District Health Services in 2004/5. See Memo 2005

Community Practice Research Group Studies List 2018-06-12

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My great-grandfather in the Who is Who in the 1940s

SA Indian Whos_Who_in 1940


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