From the Director:

!NB! We will be back with short courses, webinars & other CPD activities in 2021!

This year the School of Public Health had to cancel its annual Winter School, the biggest CPD programme on the continent, for the first time in 27 years due to the COVID pandemic.
We have taken the time to reflect on and revisit our programme, and adapt it to new realities (of likely having to work virtually for quite a while) and opportunities (offering CPD activities to a wider audience and throughout the year online, creating new themes and courses, expanding our menu of activities).
Our 2021 activities will include webinars on high priority topics, peer learning events on different topics, new, as well as tried and trusted short courses offered virtually.
We will publish a programme of activities early in the new year.
Please watch our website and social media platforms for details.
In the meantime, we at the School of Public Health wish all our colleagues working for health in organisations, institutions and communities time for recovery after an immensely exhausting year. May you stay safe and be able to re-charge the batteries.
Uta Lehmann (Prof)
Director, School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape.

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