Dr Shabir Moosa, MMed, MBA, PhD

Jhb DRC Webinars

Join the monthly webinar on “PHC Research in Joburg” of the Research Committee of Johannesburg Health District (Jhb DRC) on the 3rd 1st Wednesday of every month.

The next one will be 2-4 pm Wednesday 7th October 2020


Register here.

The last one was 2-4 pm Wednesday 2nd September 2020

Prof Shabir Moosa spoke on “Jhb DRC purpose and process”. Prof Yusuf Moosa spoke on behalf of the Jhb DRC answering the question “What we are worried about when reviewing?”

There were three presentations on work done/in process in Johannesburg:

  • Andy Kim on “Evaluating the Mental Health Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Urban South Africa: Perceived Risk of COVID-19 Infection and Childhood Trauma Predict Adult Depressive Symptoms”
  • Simon Shabangu on “Management of severe acute malnutrition in children aged 6–59 months by professional nurses in primary healthcare facilities in the Johannesburg health district, South Africa: A retrospective analysis”
  • Sinead Delany- Moretlwe on “The potential for MMR vaccine to prevent symptomatic COVID19: plans for a randomised controlled trial”



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