College of Health Sciences

Open Day 2019

Don't miss out on our 2019 Open Day. Ungaphuthelwa, nawe biza abanye.  
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FLAIR Fellowship for UKZN Researcher

Senior lecturer in the School of Laboratory Medicine and Medical Sciences at UKZN, Dr Veron Ramsuran, has been awarded the UK Royal Society Future Leaders - African Independent Research (FLAIR) Fellowship. In conjunction with the African Academy of Sciences (AAS) the Fellowship aims to produce Africa’s next generation of independent...
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Usuke Enhluphekweni Waya Esikhundleni Sobuholi

Click here for English version UDkt Pamela Pillay usuka kude njengoba eseqokwe njengoMholi Wezemfundo Kwezokufunda Nokufundisa eSikoleni Sezifundo Zokuxilonga Imithi kanye noKwelapha (i-LMMS). Uhola uhlelo lwe-UKZN Body Donor futhi ungumcwaningi ovakashile ohlelweni oluphambili lwe-United States National Institutes of Health (i-NIH) oluxhase uhlelo lwe-Developing Research Innovation, Localisation and Leadership in South Africa (DRILL)....
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Odokotela Abahlinzayo Besifazane Bangenisa Emkhakheni Ogcwele Abesilisa

Click here for English version Ngaphansi kobuholi benhloko entsha uDkt Rajhmum Madansein, uMnyango we-Cardiothoracic Surgery e-UKZN uguqula enye yamagumbi okuhlinza iziguli ebeyikade yaziwa njengegcwele abesilisa balenza laba elawowonke umuntu. Lo Mnyango obe sematheni ngonyaka odlule uphinde wakhiqiza udokotela wokuqala wesimame onsundu eNingizimu Afrika ohlinzayo owungoti wenhliziyo, uDkt Lindiwe Sidali. Kuqopheke...
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Prof. Busisiwe Ncama

Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Head of College

Contact Details

PA/Secretary: Mrs Mhlophe Sithole
Email: sitholem1@ukzn.ac.za
Telephone: +27 31 2602798
Email: ncamab@ukzn.ac.za
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Welcome Message from the DVC

Welcome to the College of Health Sciences and we are one of the four Colleges that form the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN).  Our College is devoted to global excellence by preparing professional health care providers/researchers.

Our college consists of four Schools namely:

 

The College of Health Sciences is a multi-professional institution spread across four of the five campuses of the University of KwaZulu-Natal. Its excellent scholars function holistically, ethically and in a socially responsive manner within the African health care environment while actively engaging international collaboration and partnerships for education, research and service.

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Latest News

Check out our news section updated on a regular basis. 

March 14, 2019

FLAIR Fellowship for UKZN Researcher

Senior lecturer in the School of Laboratory Medicine and Medical Sciences at UKZN, Dr Veron Ramsuran, has been awarded the...
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March 14, 2019

Usuke Enhluphekweni Waya Esikhundleni Sobuholi

Click here for English version UDkt Pamela Pillay usuka kude njengoba eseqokwe njengoMholi Wezemfundo Kwezokufunda Nokufundisa eSikoleni Sezifundo Zokuxilonga Imithi...
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March 14, 2019

Odokotela Abahlinzayo Besifazane Bangenisa Emkhakheni Ogcwele Abesilisa

Click here for English version Ngaphansi kobuholi benhloko entsha uDkt Rajhmum Madansein, uMnyango we-Cardiothoracic Surgery e-UKZN uguqula enye yamagumbi okuhlinza...
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March 8, 2019

TIBA Initiative Makes Inroads

Launched a year ago, the College of Health Sciences’ Tackling Infections to Benefit Africa (TIBA) Initiative has made great progress...
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March 8, 2019

School of Nursing and Public Health Inducts Masters and PhD Students

More than 30 new School of Nursing and Public Health Research Master's and PhD students attended an induction day aimed...
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March 8, 2019

Umcwaningi Osemusha Ubhekise Amabombo eCambridge University

Click here for English version Umcwaningi osemusha we-Multinational Lung Cancer Control Programme (i-MLCCP) Yasekolisi Yesayensi Yezempilo eNyuvesi yaKwaZulu-Natali, uNksz Sinenhlanhla Zondo, ubabele...
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February 28, 2019

UKZN Psychiatry Hosts Harvard

The Discipline of Psychiatry at the Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine co-ordinated a two-week research training programme from 4...
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February 28, 2019

Traditional Medicine on International Stage

KwaZulu-Natal’s Traditional Medicine Laboratory, under the leadership of Professor Nceba Gqaleni, hosted two health scientists from Canada, Drs Ian Tietjen and...
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February 28, 2019

CHS Welcomes Seasoned HR Consultant

The College of Health Sciences welcomed Mrs Sibongile Msomi to its staff contingent. Msomi joins the College as the Senior...
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February 28, 2019

Umholi Wase-SNPH Ubhale Ngokuhlanganyela Nabacwaningi Abahlonishwayo Kwi-Nature Review

Click here for English version Umholi kwezocwaningo wase-SNPH yase-UKZN, uDkt Tivani Mashamba-Thompson, usanda kubhala ku-Nature Review ngokuhlanganyela nabacwaningi abahlonishwayo base-Imperial College...
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February 26, 2019

UKZN’s 2018 Medical Specialist Graduates Feted

UKZN’s College of Health Sciences hosted a registrar awards evening at Umhlanga honouring specialists who successfully completed their final clinical...
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February 26, 2019

Clinical Anatomy Honours Body Donors

The 2019 annual Dedication Ceremony held by the Discipline of Clinical Anatomy was attended by families of previous body donors,...
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February 26, 2019

Clinical Training for Seychellois Dentistry Students

Nineteen final-year Dental Therapy students from the Seychelles received clinical training during a two-week sojourn at UKZN hosted by the...
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December 4, 2018

The College of Health Sciences (CHS) hosted the first African Chapter on Ecohealth Conference at the International Convention Centre in...
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December 4, 2018

UKZN’s College of Health Sciences launched a Multinational Lung Cancer Control Programme (MLCCP) in which about 35 Community Care Givers...
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