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The unanticipated costs of Covid-19 to the NCD burden of South Africa and the whole of Africa

When: Wednesday, 29 July 2020 - Wednesday, 29 July 2020
Where: Online Event
Start time:15:00


The DSI-NRF Centre of Excellence in Human Development and the Global Health Research Institute together with partners will host this webinar.


  • Professor Abdallah Daar, DOHaD Africa and University of Toronto Is the Covid-19 risk to people with chronic non-communicable diseases getting the attention it needs in Africa?
  • Distinguished Professor Lenore Manderson, Wits School of Public Health Why the importance of the continued care of people living with other lifelong medical conditions must be continued and strengthened within the context of the swing of attention and resources to Covid-19

Moderation and response: Dr Lisa Ware, DSI-NRF Centre of Excellence in Human Development and MRC-Wits Developmental Pathways for Health Research Unit.

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