Coronavirus (802) Webinars on Friday - COVID-19 in Africa

7 July, 2020

Dear colleagues

Please join us in two webinars this Friday

8-9am Jhb DFM CPD: COVID-19 Field Hospital in Cape Town 8am, 10th July 2020

Join us for the weekly CPD webinar of the Department of Family Medicine in the Johannesburg Health District, Friday 8.00-9.00am SAST, 10th July 2020.

See Prof. Klaus von Pressentin lead a team talking on “COVID-19 Field Hospital in Cape Town”

Prof Klaus von Pressentin, Academic Head of Family Medicine, UCT, and leading the Hospital of Hope in the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) and team below will share their experiences in developing and managing this field hospital.

Dr. Tasleem Ras: Operational Management of CTICC

Dr. Ronit Netter: Staff wellness in CTICC

Prof. Steve Reid: Learning conversations at CTICC

6-7.30pm Webinar: COVID-19 in Africa - private secctor in Jhb, South Africa, 10th July (6pm)

Johannesburg has become the hotspot for COVID in South Africa. Get intimate knowledge of the situation on the ground in PHC. See Dr. Riyas Fadal and private colleagues share their PHC response in Johannesburg, South Africa on 10th July 2020.

Dr Riyas Fadal: Jhb Muslim Doctors WhatsAppgroup and general private GP responses to COVID-19.

Dr. Shoyab Wadee: Quick and dirty management of COVID in practices (given referral challenges)

Dr Fathima Lambat: Homebased ICU mgmt!

Dr Essack Mitha: Support to public sector

Dr Fathima Minty-Seedat: Community efforts to address COVID-19, including Masks4All

Dr Yakub Essack: links to IMA and the national effort.

Register at for the webinars. CPD points from Wits University. Also LIVE on Facebook @profmoosa

rgds, Shabir

Prof S. Moosa

HIFA profile: Shabir Moosa is an Associate Professor and Family Physician in the Department of Family Medicine & Primary Health Care, Johannesburg Health District and University of Witwatersrand. Visit website and email shabir AT