Newsletters

Wired – October 2020

Inside this issue:

  • Discovery Talks Webinar- The Road to a Vaccine
  • The Wits RHI Interim C19 Wellness Committee
  • CROWN Coronation Trial
  • Shandukani Research Centre’s COVID-19 vaccine trials
  • Studies that are Actively Recruiting
  • World Sexual Health Day: South Africa Gears Up for Trial of Gonorrhea Treatment
  • Key Populations Programme: Agents of change
  • Accelerating Digital Innovation at Wits RHI
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Wired – July 2020

Inside this issue:

  • Message from the Executive Director, Prof. Helen Rees
  • Wits RHI Studies in the Spotlight: South African Ox1Cov-19 Vaccine VIDA-Trial
  • CROWN Coronation
  • Equitable access’ the Main Concern in the Race for COVID-19 Vaccine
  • Strengthening the first line response to GBV during COVID-19
  • Make sure your child’s school is ready during the COVID-19 pandemic
  • Create a Space of Wellness
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Wired – March 2020

Inside this issue:

  • Message from Prof Helen Rees- COVID-19
  • FAQs on COVID-19
  • Public health emergency SOLIDARITY TRIAL WHO Press Release
  • CROWN Coronation Study: Chloroquine Repurposing to health workers for Novel Coronavirus Prevention
  • Mental Health and Coping During Coronavirus
  • Covid-19 Parenting One-on-One Time
  • 10 Ways to stay entertained during the 21 days lockdown
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Wired – November 2019

Inside this issue:

  • Climate Change likely to setback HIV gains
  • Project PrEP in Port Elizabeth
  • Best Approaches to STI screening and treatment
  • Wits RHI at IAS 2019
  • Wits RHI team tastes success at Free State Research Day
  • The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation visit Wits RHI
  • Melinda Gates visits Wits RHI
  • The Humble Road to a PhD
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Wired – April 2019

Inside this issue:

  • New Maternal Vaccine from Novavax Shows Promise in the Fight Against RSV
  • Wits RHI to Launch the First HPV Vaccine Impact Project in Africa
  • MTN Launches New Study to Empower Teen Girls with Choices in HIV Prevention
  • Celebrating 25 Years of Research Excellence
  • Wits RHI’s New Programme to Prevent School Based HIV and GBV
  • Self-Testing: A Potentially Powerful Tool for Fighting HIV
  • A Step Closer to an HIV Cure
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Wired – December 2018

Inside this issue:

  • HSS and AIP Farewell Event
  • First Dedicated Clinics to Open for Transgender Care Under Key Populations Award
  • Wits RHI in Partnership with USAID to Accelerate Efforts in Controlling the HIV Epidemic in South Africa
  • Best Practices in HIV Screening, Treatment, Care and Prevention in Adolescents and Youth
  • Moving forward in communications for the Key Populations project
  • The GAP Year program releases its first publication
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Wired – August 2018

Inside this issue:

  • Empowerment Clubs Did Not Increase PrEP Continuation in Adolescent Girls and Young Women
  • Wits RHI at the 22nd International AIDS Conference
  • Equipping youth for life and work
  • IAS Youth Champion representing South Africa and Wits RHI at 2018 AIDS Conference
  • Visit by DAS Harrington to Hillbrow Health Precinct
  • GPP Leadership Course
  • ECHO holds civil society forums and community dialogues on HC-HIV
  • Micro-planning in the Sex Worker Programme
  • Young Physician Leadership Programme in Berlin
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Wired – April 2018

Inside this issue:

  • Wits RHI in Strategic Partnership with Unitaid and the South Government to Accelerate HIV and TB Prevention and Treatment Efforts
  • HIV and PrEP Early Antiretroviral Treatment among Female Sex Workers
  • The HOPE Preliminary Study Results Assuring
  • Young researcher sheds light on contraceptive implant
  • Shandukani Research Centre to be Part of Large HIV Treatment Study in Pregnant Women
  • Implementation Science Team Launches a Large HIV Prevention Project
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