Welcome to the Department of Public Health Medicine
The Department of Public Health Medicine is part of the School of Nursing and Public Health, College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu Natal. The Department provides undergraduate and postgraduate students a population based perspective on health, healing and society. It draws on policy, management and measurement sciences and is closely linked to health systems and health services.

The Department provides public health education to undergraduate medical students, registrars in Public Health Medicine (MMED) and the Graduate Programme in Public Health (Post Graduate Diploma(PGDip) and Master of Public Health (MPH)), Masters of Medical Science (MMEDSci) and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) programs for all health professionals.


Call for Applications 2017
Information Material 2016
Computer Literacy Declaration

Latest News
UKZN Academic Co-author of startling International AIDS Study
The study from the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) collaborative – which Sartorius is involved in - was published in The Lancet HIV and released during the recent 2016 International AIDS Conference in Durban.
UKZN Researchers find Patients Satisfied with HIV Disease Manageme...
The research found that 77% of patients received their antiretroviral medication deliveries on time, 88% received a reminder before delivery and 77% received correct medications.
UKZN s Public Health Discipline Launches Public Health Interest Gr...
KwaZulu-Natal’s Public Health Interest Group launched by UKZN discipline of Public Health.
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South Africa

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