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Profiling Science

SAMRC research on Femicide and Child homicide
Prof. Naeemah Abrahams & Bianca Dekel
http://www.samrc.ac.za/intramural-research-units/GenderHealth-current-projects
/research-for-our-people/samrc-research-femicide-and-child-homicide
Lower respiratory tract infections in children in a well-vaccinated South African birth cohort: spectrum of disease and risk factors
le Roux DM, Nicol MP, Myer L, Vanker A, Stadler JAM, von Delft E, Zar HJ.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30925191
/research-for-our-people/lower-respiratory-tract-infections-children-well-vaccinated-south-african
Antiretroviral switching and bedaquiline treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosis HIV co-infection
O'Donnell MR, Padayatchi N, Daftary A, Orrell C, Dooley KE, Rivet Amico K, Friedland G.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanhiv/article/PIIS2352-3018(19)30035-9/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/antiretroviral-switching-and-bedaquiline-treatment-drug-resistant
The microbiome and tuberculosis: state of the art, potential applications, and defining the clinical research agenda
Naidoo CC, Nyawo GR, Wu BG, Walzl G, Warren RM, Segal LN, Theron G.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lanres/article/PIIS2213-2600(18)30501-0/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/microbiome-and-tuberculosis-state-art-potential-applications-and-defining
How are countries in sub-Saharan African monitoring the impact of programmes to prevent vertical transmission of HIV?
Goga A, Singh Y, Jackson D, Mukungunugwa S, Wafula R, Eliya M, Ng'ambi WF, Nabitaka L, Chirinda W, Bhardwaj S, Essajee S, Hayashi C, Pillay Y.
https://www.bmj.com/content/364/bmj.l660
/research-for-our-people/how-are-countries-sub-saharan-african-monitoring-impact-programmes-prevent
The STREAM trial: missed opportunities and lessons for future clinical trials
Loveday M, Reuter A, Furin J, Seddon JA, Cox H.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/laninf/article/PIIS1473-3099(19)30106-9/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/stream-trial-missed-opportunities-and-lessons-future-clinical-trials
Factors that influence parents' and informal caregivers' acceptance of routine childhood vaccination: a qualitative evidence synthesis
Cooper S, Schmidt BM, Sambala EZ, Swartz A, Colvin CJ, Leon N, Betsch C, Wiysonge CS.
https://www.cochrane.org/CD013265/EPOC_factors-influence-parents-and-informal-caregivers-acceptance-routine-childhood-vaccination
/research-for-our-people/factors-influence-parents-and-informal-caregivers-acceptance-routine
A moxifloxacinbased regimen for the treatment of recurrent drug-sensitive pulmonary tuberculosis: an open-label randomised controlled trial.
Perumal R, Padayatchi N, Yende-Zuma N, Naidoo A, Govender D, Naidoo K.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30809633
/research-for-our-people/moxifloxacinbased-regimen-treatment-recurrent-drug-sensitive-pulmonary
Improving breastfeeding practices at scale
Rollins N, Doherty T.
https://www.thelancet.com/journals/langlo/article/PIIS2214-109X(18)30557-6/fulltext
/research-for-our-people/improving-breastfeeding-practices-scale
Expanding the anti-TB arsenal. Science
Mizrahi V, Warner DF.
https://science.sciencemag.org/content/363/6426/457
/research-for-our-people/expanding-anti-tb-arsenal-science

Calendar

November 28
1st South African Gene Editing Conference, Parktown, 28 - 29 November 2019
March 31
International Conference on Clinical Ethics & Consultation, Spier, South Africa, 31 March - 3 April 2020
June 8
Bio International Convention 2020, San Diego, 8 - 11 June 2020
September 15
International Congress of dietetics 2020, CTICC, South Africa, 15 - 18 September 2020

 

 

13th Annual Early Career Scientist Convention