Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, MEDUNSA
Campus, Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University, Pretoria
BE Nzimande, MP, announced the intention to establish a new health sciences university, and to incorporate the MEDUNSA
subdivision of the University of Limpopo into this new institution.
The participants represented the following organisations: KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health, Management Sciences for Health, Medicines Control Council, MEDUNSA
, Mpumalanga Department of Health, NDoH, Right to Care, the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, the CDC, US Agency for International Development, UCT, the University of KwaZ.
The Nelson Mandela Award, established in 1994 by Washington-based MEDUNSA Trust, recognizes government and business officials whose exemplary leadership has worked to improve the human condition or race relations in Africa.
Presently, the MEDUNSA Trust is facilitating the most comprehensive effort ever to combat the HIV/AIDS crisis in Africa by orchestrating an alliance between the Mayo Clinic, Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, George Washington University in Washington, DC, and the International Association of Physicians Concerned with AIDS.
The MEDUNSA Trust is bestowing the Distinguished Achievement Award for AIDS Leadership in Southern Africa for the first time to recognize the courageous leadership and innovative vision of individuals striving to remedy the AIDS pandemic.
3) Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Limpopo, MEDUNSA
Campus, Pretoria, South Africa
Concerning 'Sun protection factor of South African-tested sunscreens', (1) lest there be any perceived conflict of interest, the Editor would like to point out that Dr Summers and the photobiology laboratory at MEDUNSA
is one of two in South Africa recognised by CANSA for the purposes of the 'CANSA seal of recognition' for sunscreens.
Laboratory studies were conducted at the departments of Microbiology and Virology of MEDUNSA
and the MEDUNSA
/ MRC Diarrhoeal Pathogens Research Unit.