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Destined for Greatness

Judith Young, home-based care manager for Hospice Wits has been with the organisation for the past 26 years. Her story as to how she became part of this family has been an inspiring one.

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Dr Musa Speaks at AIDS Conference (VIDEO)

Dr Musa Manganye was one of the speakers at the AIDS conference which took place in Durban.

"The efficacy of a Social Cognitive Theory- based intervention, in reducing alcohol- related HIV - risk behaviour among young adults in Mamelodi, Pretoria: a randomised controlled trial." was the topic he covered and was well received by delegates.

Well done Dr Musa - we are proud of you!

Please enjoy his presentation (15 min). If you would like to download this video, click here

One hundred and forty-five countries signed the 1951 Refugee Convention: Why do refugees have limited access to quality health care and end-of-life care?

Continuing the Salzburg Questions series that encourages a global discussion about the key issues affecting palliative care. On World Refugee Day today, 20 June, Dr Emmanuel Luyirika, Executive Director, and Shelley Enarson, Communications Consultant, both of the African Palliative Care Association, explore the fourth question in the Salzburg Questions that asks why refugees have limited access to quality health care and end-of-life care.

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