World-leading endoscopic surgeons come to Cape Town

South Africa is at the forefront of the development of endoscopic gynaecology in Africa – a fact that will be emphasised when close to 1000 gynaecologists meet in Cape Town early this year.

Register for the annual CASSA Symposium

The Cardiac Arrhythmia Society of South Africa’s annual symposium will be held in Johannesburg on 23 February and in Cape Town on 2 March.

VTA Symposium 2019 heading to Joburg in February

The 11th International Ventilation through the Ages Symposium will be held at the Canvas in Riversands, Johannesburg from 22 to 24 February.

54th SA ENT Congress from 28 October to 1 November 2018

The 54th South African Ear, Nose and Throat Congress will take place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre between 28 October and 1 November 2018.

Crazy for Walking 2018

This year’s Crazy for Walking initiative aims to raise awareness about the stigma of mental illness in South Africa. A series of walking events will be held countrywide as part of an awareness campaign to destigmatise mental illness.

Anatomy observation method using the sense of touch and drawing benefits medical professionals [UCT Certificated 6 Points CPD short-course]

UCT’s Faculty of Health Sciences Continuing Education Unit offers a one-day, certificated 6 Point CPD short-course to medical professionals who wish to improve their observation of the anatomy through touch (haptics) and drawing.

NHI and MSA propose long-term, comprehensive reforms

Before health minister Dr Aaron Motsoaledi finally unveiled details about the National Health Insurance (NHI) bill on 21 June, 11

Laparoscopic workshop keeps SA surgeons up to date

A total of 55 surgeons and intervention specialists from the private and public sectors in South Africa attended the workshop

Reversal of cognitive decline

Dr Menolascino focused on the reversal of CD defining Alzheimer’s as a neuro inflammatory disease involving the innate immune system

HASA is coming up

The Hospital Association of South Africa (HASA) is the representative body for the majority of private hospitals in South Africa. It

Risk and Resilience in Mental Health

Following the success of the Biological Psychiatry Congress in 2015, this year’s meeting, will be hosted in the fairest Cape,

South African Burn Society Congress coming up

The South African Burn Society has announced their 2017 Congress entitled “Burns: Current practice and the future”.  This will be