2013 Graduates

Graduates 2013

Doctor of Philosophy (Phd)




Vermaak, Kerry-Pam, BSocSc, BSocScHons, MSocSc

The relationship of geographic area and socio-economic status to the prevention of mother to child transmission in a high HIV prevalence setting

Dr AS Voce & Professor Marie-Louise Newell

Master of Medicine-Public Health Medicine (M.Med-PHM)




Mhlaba, Tsholofelo Yulaine,                                  MBChB

Timing of highly active antiretroviral therapy initiation of therapeutic outcomes in tuberculosis and HIV Co-infected adult patients in an urban antiretroviral treatment programme in KwaZulu- Natal, South Africa.

 Professor M Taylor

Master of Public Health (MPH)




Adejumo, Olubukola Temitayo, BA, BN

 A descriptive study of the health seeking behaviour of women on treatment for cervical cancer in Grey’s Hospital

 Dr AS Voce

Chapi, Nompumelelo, NDIP(Mantech), BTech(DUT)

Challenges to the integration of Municipal Health Services in the uMgungundlovu District Municipality, KwaZulu Natal.

Andy Gray

Kgasane, Nkau Elisha, BSocSc(UOVS)

What are the barriers to the implementation of the choice on Termination of Pregnancy Act 92, 1996 as amended, in Xhariep District in the Free State Province among doctors and nurses?

Dr HM Sebitloane

Matiko, Joshua Mwita, PGDip(OccHealth)(UZim)

 Policies & regulatory frameworks influencing trends of work-related fatalities and severe injuries in the construction industry in Dar-es-Salaam Region, Tanzania: 1980 to 2009

Professor NR Naidoo

Moodley, Sivani, NDipRad(DUT), BTechRad(DUT)

A comparative cost analysis of Picture Archiving and Communications systems (PACS) with conventional Radiology in the private sector.

Professor I Moodley

Mthembu, Lindekile Nobuhle, BA(UZ), PGDip(PubAdmin)

Determining knowledge, attitudes and use of female condoms among male medical students at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban

Mrs CS Harries

Ndwandwe, Zanele Silindiwe Innocentia, DipNurs(NgwelezanaColl), DipMidWif(NgwelezanaColl), BCurNursEduc(UZ), BCurHon(UZ)

Dissertation: The contribution of patient-related factors to TB treatment outcomes. Umgungundlovu district- a case control study

Dr SE Knight

Ntlangula, Margaret Nokuzola, BSc(UNITRA, MBCHB

 A knowledge, attitudes, perceptions, behaviour (KAPB) Survey of eThekwini health care workers.

Professor CC Jinabhai

Perumal, Rubeshan, MBCHB

The human immunodeficiency virus prevalence among tuberculosis cases and suspects at a tuberculosis facility in Durban, South Africa

Dr SE Knight and Dr N Padayatchi

Simbeye, Daniel

Dissertation: Implementation strategy for the free health care policy for persons with disabilities at public hospitals in KwaZulu-Natal

Dr AS Voce

Strydom, Maeve Una, DipAdvNurs(UNISA), BA Cur(UNISA)

Dissertation: Knowledge, attitude,belief and practice of N95 Respirator use by nurses in health care facilities in Graaff Reinet in 2010/2011

Professor CC Jinabhai

Vaughan Williams, Charles Hervey, MFamMed(UKZN), PGDip(OccHealth)(UKZN), Master of Family Medicine(UN)

Dissertation: Assessment of the therapeutic efficacy of artemether-lumefantrine in the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Northern KwaZulu-Natal.

Dr SE Knight

Post Graduate Diploma of Public health (PGDip-Public Health)


Chiposi, Linda Margaret, MBChB(UZim)

Mfusi, Ntombifuthi Caroline Eucharistia, BCur(UZ)

Mjamekwana, Siyambulela, MBChB, PGDip(Mgt)

Mwale, Sbongile Promise, BScHon(UZ)