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2023 News

Research Day Programme

Research Day Programme

Mags Beksinska presented an oral presentation at the KZN Health Research day on the 6th December. Results of an analysis of Contraceptive use and frequency of HIV testing  were presented  (can we link to this paper? https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/36718374/ Please use...

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MGH Team Visit Wits MRU

MGH Team Visit Wits MRU

Wits MRU was graced by visit of our US collaborating partners from Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard University and Boston University on the 18-20 October 2023. This was a pre projects inception visit by the Principal investigators (Prof Christina Psaros, Dr...

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2022 and older News

40th SASOG 2022

40th SASOG 2022

Jenni Smit and Mags Beksinska attended the 40th National Congress of the South African Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (SASOG 2022) in Cape Town in November. They presented in the oral and poster sessions on the effects of COVID on uptake of various SRH...

WHO visit to WMRU

WHO visit to WMRU

Prof Petrus Steyn from  The World Health Organization  (WHO) Department of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Research (SRH) and Dr Sithembile Dlamini-Nqeketo from the WHO regional office in South Africa (second from left on photo)  visited WMRU to hear more about our...