PERFECT trainee graduates with a PhD in Psychiatry

Dr James January who is a Chairperson and lecturer in the Department of Community Medicine and a 1st cohort trainee graduated with a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Psychiatry from the Nelson Mandela School of Clinical Medicine, College of Health Sciences, University of Kwazulu Natal (South Africa) in June 2018. He registered as a part-time PhD candidate in 2016. His project was titled, “Postnatal depression among women attending postnatal services in two rural districts of Chipinge and Mutasa Districts, Manicaland Province, Zimbabwe.”

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UZCHS and PERFECT staff attends the 2018 AFREhealth Symposium in Durban, South Africa

The UZCHS faculty and staff from the 5th to the 8th of August 2018, together with other medical and nursing schools attended the AFREhealth Symposium. The 19 member team comprised Professors Rangarirai Masanganise (Dean of UZCHS), Midion Chidzonga (former Dean of UZCHS), Jephat Chifamba (Deputy Dean), James Hakim (Program Director for UZCHS PERFECT Programme), otherUZCHS faculty, Department of Health Professions Education (DHPE) staff, 1st and 2nd cohort PERFECT trainees  and administration personnel.....

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PERFECT trainee graduates with a PhD in Medicine

Dr Tariro Mawoza who is a lecturer in the Department of Clinical Pharmacology and a 1st cohort fellow for the PERFECT Programme at UZCHS graduated with a Doctor of Philosophy Degree in Medicine from the University of Zimbabwe in September 2017. She registered as a part-time PhD candidate in 2012 and her project was titled “Pharmacological evaluation of Sclerocarya birrea stem bark extract on vascular and extra-vascular smooth muscles”. This was a laboratory based study aimed at determining the effects that a plant, Sclerocarya birrea, has on different tissues in relation to contraction or relaxation effects, plant toxicity and in vitro effects on hypertension..

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