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BHF Healthcare Forums equipping today's managers for future leadership roles
BHF Healthcare Forums equipping today's managers for future leadership roles

If we are to develop and empower our managers and to step up as future leaders who will be responsible for the sustainability of the private healthcare industry and the South Africans that it serves...

12 May 2017

Health tourism Africa's economic game-changer
Health tourism Africa's economic game-changer

The global growth in the flow of patients and health professionals as well as medical technology, capital funding and regulatory regimes has given rise to new patterns of consumption and production of healthcare services...

Issued by Pan-African Health Tourism Congress 28 Apr 2017

Leaders in the health industry gather to talk exponential technology
Leaders in the health industry gather to talk exponential technology

The South African Chapters of SingularityU South Africa recently hosted the Discovery and Exponential Learning About the Future of Health ‘Summits' in Johannesburg and Cape Town...

Issued by Mann Made Media 13 Apr 2017

Get ready, set, go!
Daredevils take male cancer fight to the streets in Speedos

Warwick Bloom, marketing communications manager at Hollard and Lucy Balona, head of marketing and communication at Cansa, run us through what to expect from the 2017 Hollard Daredevil Run...

By Leigh Andrews 23 Mar 2017

Cape Town to host international conference on healthcare quality and patient safety
Cape Town to host international conference on healthcare quality and patient safety

In 2019 Cape Town will play host to what is regarded as the most prestigious of all conferences dealing with quality improvement and patient safety in health care...

Issued by COHSASA 17 Feb 2017

DHL discusses delivering healthcare to Africa
DHL discusses delivering healthcare to Africa

DHL's 6th annual Regional Life Sciences & Healthcare conference saw over 125 healthcare professionals and logistics experts come together to discuss 'Delivering Healthcare to Africa'...

25 Oct 2016

Medic East Africa returns to Nairobi for the fourth time
Medic East Africa returns to Nairobi for the fourth time

Now in its 4th year, the Medic East Africa exhibition continues to enjoy the support of the major healthcare bodies across the region...

16 Sep 2016

#CannesLions2016: Pharma and Health & Wellness Lions shortlist
#CannesLions2016: Pharma and Health & Wellness Lions shortlist

The Health and Wellness Lions shortlist has been released with South Africa seeing five entries make it to the final round at Cannes Lions 2016...

17 Jun 2016

Lions Health launches MedTech Expo, free exhibiting offer
Lions Health launches MedTech Expo, free exhibiting offer

At this year's Lions Health, on from 18-19 June at Cannes, a MedTech Expo will be launched. Spaces within the exhibition will be given to the most innovative companies in MedTech...

23 Mar 2016

New campaign launches for TB month, with free tune, video
New campaign launches for TB month, with free tune, video

TB awareness month is honoured throughout March and this year sees the launch of the new campaign 'Haybo Wena! (Hey You!) Use Your Elbow'...

29 Feb 2016

Remember rare diseases
Remember rare diseases

Rare Disease Day, which takes place on the last day of February each year, aims to raise awareness amongst the public and decision-makers about rare diseases and their impact on patients' lives...

25 Feb 2016

Sci-Bono hosts Body Worlds Vital in Johannesburg
Sci-Bono hosts Body Worlds Vital in Johannesburg

Following the success of the Body Worlds exhibition, hosted by Sci-Bono in 2013, the exhibition returns to the Sci-Bono Discovery Centre in Newtown, Johannesburg on Tuesday 1 March 2016 and runs until 19 June 2016...

5 Feb 2016

World Innovation Summit for Health will hold 'Behavioural Insights' Forum
World Innovation Summit for Health will hold 'Behavioural Insights' Forum

During its 2016 conference in Doha, Qatar on 29-30 November 2016, the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) will hold a 'Behavioural Insights' Forum...

19 Jan 2016

African Viral Hepatitis Summit 2016 next week
African Viral Hepatitis Summit 2016 next week

Leading hepatitis experts will convene in Dakar on 19-20 January 2016 for the African Viral Hepatitis Summit...

13 Jan 2016

Health Summit to cover 'Economic Benefits of Investing in Health'
Health Summit to cover 'Economic Benefits of Investing in Health'

The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) will be holding its 2016 Forum from 29-30 November in Doha, Qatar, which will address the universal health coverage challenge...

12 Jan 2016

The Global Awards for the World's Best Healthcare & Wellness Advertising announces 2015 award-winners
The Global Awards for the World's Best Healthcare & Wellness Advertising announces 2015 award-winners

The Global Awards for the World's Best Healthcare & Wellness Advertising announced the 2015 award-winners at ceremonies taking place at The New York Academy of Sciences in New York City and at The X Studio in Sydney, Australia...

Issued by The Global Awards 4 Dec 2015

World AIDS Day theme - Think Positive, Rethink HIV
World AIDS Day theme - Think Positive, Rethink HIV

World AIDS Day on 1 December is an opportunity to unite in the fight against HIV, show support for people living with HIV and remember those who have died...

27 Nov 2015

GIBS to host the 2015 Health and Humanitarian Logistics Conference
GIBS to host the 2015 Health and Humanitarian Logistics Conference

The Gordon Institute of Business Science has been chosen to host the 2015 Health and Humanitarian Logistics Conference from 18-20 November, at its Illovo campus in Johannesburg.

Issued by Gordon Institute of Business Science 6 Nov 2015

TomTom partners with Dutch Embassy in co-creating SA
TomTom partners with Dutch Embassy in co-creating SA

TomTom is partnering with the Dutch Embassy on the up and coming House of the Future #CoCreate project where leaders and stakeholders will come together to generate solutions for shared challenges...

2 Nov 2015

The Global Awards invites students to enter the 2015 Young Globals student competition and internship program
The Global Awards invites students to enter the 2015 Young Globals student competition and internship program

The Global Awards second annual Young Globals competition and internship program is open for entries...

Issued by The Global Awards 30 Oct 2015

Joining hands on World Arthritis Day
Joining hands on World Arthritis Day

Yesterday, 12 October 2015, was World Arthritis Day and its theme is 'It's in your hands. Take Action.' The main aim of the day is to raise awareness of arthritis globally and to unify sufferers, families and friends of those afflicted with arthritis.

12 Oct 2015

September is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - take that test
September is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month - take that test

The national rollout of the cervical cancer vaccine last year is a giant leap towards safeguarding future generations of women from this disease...

10 Sep 2015

Kidney Awareness Week - are you aware of symptoms?
Kidney Awareness Week - are you aware of symptoms?

This week (2-6 September 2015) marks Kidney Awareness Week in South Africa and highlights the need to have one's kidney functions checked early before chronic kidney disease sets in...

3 Sep 2015

SA Academy of Science discusses 'Diversity in Human Sexuality' report
SA Academy of Science discusses 'Diversity in Human Sexuality' report

The Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) in collaboration with the Uganda National Academy of Sciences conducted a study on diversity in human sexuality...

13 Aug 2015

Diabetic talk at Durbanville Library this Wednesday
Diabetic talk at Durbanville Library this Wednesday

As part of its bimonthly talks on diabetes, the northern suburbs pharmacy group, Durbell Pharmacies, will be hosting a talk on diabetes this Wednesday, 12 August 2015 from 10am to noon at the Durbanville Library...

11 Aug 2015

Polio still a threat - vaccinations essential
Polio still a threat - vaccinations essential

National Polio Awareness Week, held from 6-12 August, is a reminder that this deadly disease is still present in the world and only immunisation keeps it at bay...

7 Aug 2015

E-Health News, Frost & Sullivan partner with Healthcare Innovation Summit

The Healthcare Innovation Summit, being held at the Protea Fire & Ice Hotel in Melrose Arch, Johannesburg on 19 August, has announced that E-Health News and Frost & Sullivan are its media partners...

17 Jul 2015

Harnessing the power of health data through creativity
Harnessing the power of health data through creativity

At Lions Health 2015, Ogilvy CommonHealth Worldwide and a WPP company unveiled exploratory ideas and conversation starters from an initiative with art and design school, Central Saint Martins...

23 Jun 2015

Incontinence in focus this week
Incontinence in focus this week

This week (22-28 June 2015) is World Continence Week, which focuses on the global health issue that is estimated to affect an estimated 7.6-million South Africans - one in four women and one in eight men...

22 Jun 2015

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