Contact Us
13 October 2021
2021 Jakes Gerwel Award in Public Health
You are invited to a lecture by Dr Sulakshana Nandi, the 2021 Jakes Gerwel Award in Public Health recipient.

Date: Thursday, 14 October 2021
Time: 17h00 -18h00 (SAST)

Event Programme:

  • Welcome: Prof Uta Lehmann, Director: School of Public Health, UWC & 
    Prof Anthea Rhoda, Dean: Faculty of Community and Health Sciences, UWC
  • Short Video on Jakes Gerwel
  • Introduction of award: Ms Dianna Yach, Mauerberger Foundation
  • Reading of citation for Awardee: Prof Helen Schneider, School of Public Health, UWC
  • Address by Awardee: Dr Sulakshana Nandi - "Advancing health equity: The role of engaged scholarship"
  • Panel Discussion and Q&A: Dr Vuyiseka Dubula, Post-Doc Fellow, Centre for Civil Society, UKZN &
    Dr Tracey Naledi, Deputy Dean: Health Services, UCT Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Thanks and Closure: Prof Anesh Maniraj Singh, Director: Institutional Advancement, UWC


For more information, consult the flyer below: