Presentations

Chasman J, Kaplan RF. The effects of occupation on preserved cognitive functioning in dementia. Poster presented at: Excellence in clinical practice. 4th Annual Conference of the American Academy of Clinical Neuropsychology; 2006 Jun 15-17; Philadelphia, PA. [Conference with separate name and title]

Poster Presentations

Petrus RC, Buitendach JH, Petersen I. Positive psychological resources of nurses in National Health Insurance (NHI) pilot.

Brooke-Sumner C, Lund C, Petersen I. Task sharing for psychosocial rehabilitation: A feasible approach in South Africa?

Petrus R, Petersen I, Buitendach D. The experience of psychological wellbeing at work: Perspectives from nurses working in an NHI pilot site.

Kathree T, Bhana A, Petersen I. Addressing the treatment gap for perinatal depression within an integrated primary health care model: Facility- based pilot study.

Selohilwe O, Bhana A, Petersen I. Development, implementation and evaluation of a task shared counselling intervention for depression comorbid with chronic conditions in South Africa.

Conference presentations (2015-2017)
Gaede B, Blitz J. Instructional design for self-directed learning of clinical skills. Poster presentation. Toward Unity For Health / SAAHE Conference, Gauteng, 12-16 September 2015
Gaede B. Blindness of the gaze – doctors views of traditional practices in a rural hospital. Rural Health Conference, Dullstroom, 24-26 September 2015
Gaede B. Challenges and successes in service delivery, training and public health research in KwaZulu-Natal. Invited Panelist – opening plenary, Public Health Association of South Africa Conference, Durban 7-9 October 2015
Gaede BM. Outreach. Invited speaker: Child Health Priorities Conference. Pietermaritzburg 2-4 December 2015
Gaede BM, Pillay P. Advocacy – the missing competency. Oral presentation. South African Association of Health Educationalists conference – 22-24 June 2016. Port Elizabeth.
Hughes, BO, Moshabela M, Owen J, Gaede BM. Educational outcomes of homestay programmes for students: a scoping study. Oral presentation. South African Association of Health Educationalists conference – 22-24 June 2016. Port Elizabeth.
Hughes BO, Mokoatle R, Gaede BM, Moshabela M. Willingness of rural hospital teams to participate in a homestay pilot programme for medical students in South Africa. Poster presentation. South African Association of Health Educationalists conference – 22-24 June 2016. Port Elizabeth.
Gaede BM, Mokoatle R, Hughes B, Moshabela M. Homestay project – poster presentation. TUFH Network conference, Shenyang China 26-29 July 2016
Gaede BM. Advocacy – are we serious? Oral presentation. TUFH Network conference, Shenyang China 26-29 July 2016
Lawrence, C, Mhlaba, T. Gaede, B. & Moshabela, M. Deconstructing the Hidden Curriculum in Medical Education: A Scoping Review”. Oral Presentation (delivered by Mosa Moshabela), Medical Education Partnership Initiative Symposium. Nairobi, Kenya. 2-4th August 2016.
Venugopala, R. Strategies adopted by learners in medical education to succeed in their learning spaces using a learner-centred approach. Oral Presentation (delivered by Rashmi Venugopala). UKZN UTLO Conference, Durban, South Africa. 21-23rd September 2016
Mokoatle, R. M. Making the connection – Setting up a homestay project. The Network: TUFH (The Unity for Health) “BUILDING TRUST - A Global Challenge in Health System Reform” Room 104, Student Centre, China Medical University, Shenyang, China, 26-30 July 2016
Wilford, A. Identifying gaps in the quality of maternal and child care provided by CCGS in households in KwaZulu-Natal. PHASA conference poster presentation, Durban, September 2015
Wilford, A. Identifying suboptimal quality of maternal and child care in households. KZN Department of Health Research Day, Durban, October 2015.
Wilford, A. Presented a paper on health care worker experiences of working in neonatal high care units in district hospitals in KZN. Perinatal Priorities Conference, Limpopo, February 2016.
Wilford, A. Presented a paper on HIV positive mothers infant feeding practices in one rural and one urban area in KZN. Presentation to the Department of Health, July 2016.
Wilford, A. Presented a poster on Sources of infant feeding advice and support: The role of Lactation Advisors and an oral presentation on Knowledge and beliefs about breastfeeding practises in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa: a cross sectional survey of mothers attending PHC clinics. PHASA conference, East London, September 2016
Jama, N.A. Sources of infant feeding advice and support: The role of Lactation Advisers in KwaZulu-Natal. Presentation to the Department of Health, July 2016
Khuzwayo, N. Violence associated with reduced school attendance in South African high school learners. 1st South African National violence conference. Mobilising Science, Community and Policy for Prevention. OR Tambo conference centre Gauteng Province. Speaker
N. Khuzwayo N. Jama & M. Taylor - Socio- ecological systems determining sexual risk behaviours of the young people in uMgungundlovu District Municipality, South Africa, Speaker
Khuzwayo, N - Sources of information for teenage pregnancy education among high school learners in uMgungundlovu District Municipality, KwaZulu-Natal, Speaker
2016 PHASA/UFS Conference : 19 – 22 September 2016 in East London
Christiane Horwood, Lisa M Butler, Jennifer Reddy, Pierre Barker, Lyn Haskins, Merridy Grant, Sifiso Phakathi1, Ntokozo Mntambo, Nigel Rollins. Continuous quality improvement methods to improve effectiveness of community health workers in delivering child health care in South Africa. International conference for Healthcare Improvement, London, April 2015 (oral presentation).
C. Horwood, L. Haskins, S. Phakathi, D. Nyasulu. KwaZulu-Natal Initiative for Newborn Care (KINC): an evaluation of quality of care in neonatal units in district hospitals. Priorities in Perinatal Care Conference, Drakensburg, March 2015 (oral presentation)
Christiane Horwood, Sifiso Phakathi, Lyn Haskins, Merridy Grant. Integration of HIV care with well child services: Could this be the solution to improving follow up care for HIV infected mothers and their infants in resource-limited, high HIV prevalence settings? International AIDS conference, Durban 2016 (poster presentation)
S. Phakathi, L Haskins, C Horwood. KwaZulu Natal Initiative for newborn care: results of the midpoint evaluation. Perinatal Priorities Conference Feb 2016 (oral presentation).
S. Phakathi, L. Haskins, B. Sartorius, L. Spies, R. Brown, M. Grant, C. Horwood. Infant feeding practices at 14 weeks among HIV infected and uninfected mothers in KwaZulu Natal (KZN), South Africa. International AIDS conference, Durban, 2016 (poster presentation)
D. Nyasulu, L. Haskins, C. Horwood. KwaZulu Natal Initiative for Newborn Care: A Quality Improvement Programme for Neonatal Care in District Hospitals. Priorities in Perinatal Care Conference, Drakensburg, March 2015 (oral presentation )
L. Haskins, D. Nyasulu, Z Mbatha, C. Horwood. The use of photographs to explore quality of care for newborn infants in KwaZulu- Natal, South Africa. Perinatal Priorities Conference, Drakensburg, Feb 2015 (poster presentation).
L Haskins, S Phakathi, M Grant, C Horwood. Integrating services for impact and sustainability: a proof of concept project in one district in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN). SA AIDS conference 2015, Durban (poster presentation)
N.A. Jama, A. Wilford, S. Phakathi, L Haskins, C. Horwood. Sources of infant feeding advice and support in two setting in KwaZulu-Natal: The role of lactation advisors. PHASA conference, East London 2016 (poster presentation)
Selohilwe, O. Global health risk framework: A workshop on resilient and sustainable health systems to respond to global infectious disease outbreaks. Institute of Medicine Board on Health Sciences Policy, Accra, Ghana, 2015 Joint Mental Health Conference (“Mental Health in Africa: Prospects & Challenges”) October 15th, 2015 - October 17th, 2015. University of Ghana.
Selohilwe, O., Petersen, I., Lund, C. The implementation of the PRIME mental health care plan in Dr Kenneth Kaunda District, North West Province. Rural Health Conference 2016, 7 October 2016 (invited speaker).
Brooke-Sumner, C. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of the African Association of Psychiatrists and Allied Professions (9th-11th June 2016, Addis Ababa).
Petrus, R. Poster Presentation on Positive Psychological Resources of Nurses working in National Health Insurance (NHI) pilot. European Congress of Psychology – Milan 7 – 10th July 2015.
Petrus, R., Mntambo, N., Bolton, B., Asmall, S., & Petersen, I. Orientating Primary Health Care Nurses To Patient-centred Chronic Care In South Africa presented at EACH International Conference on Communication in Healthcare in Heidelberg, 7th – 10th September 2016 (presented by Beverley Bolton)
Petersen, I. Integrating mental health into chronic care in South Africa. Global Expert Consultation Meeting on Expanding Capacity at PEPFAR Clinical Sites to Diagnose and Treat Depression in Clients Receiving HIV Services. Division of AIDS Research and the Office for Research on Disparities and Global Mental Health at the National Institute of Mental Health/NIH in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.US Department of Health & Human Services, Washington DC, 16 October 2015 (invited speaker)
Petersen, I. Integrating mental health into chronic care in South Africa. The PRIME-SA project. mhGAP Forum 2015 “Mental health innovations and their uptake into policy and practice” Executive Board Room, WHO, Geneva, 8-9 October 2015.(invited speaker).
Petersen, I. Cross sector engagement in building systems to support health. The case for mental health. Global health risk framework: A workshop on resilient and sustainable health systems to respond to global infectious disease outbreaks. Institute of Medicine Board on Health Sciences Policy, Accra, Ghana, 5-7 August, 2015 (invited speaker).
Petersen, I. Capacity Building for Child Mental Health Services Programming. First Annual Conference on Child Behavioral Health in Sub-Saharan Africa taking place in Kampala, Uganda on July 12-13, 2016 (invited speaker).
I. Petersen. Strengthening mental health system governance in six low and middle-income countries in Africa and South Asia: challenges and opportunities. World Psychiatric Association Conference, Cape Town. (Invited speaker)
Luthuli, S., Haskins, L., Wilford, A. and Horwood, C. Exploring effective communication between health workers and mothers of sick infants in neonatal nurseries in district hospitals in KwaZulu-Natal. PHASA conference, Johannesburg 2017. Poster presentation
Petersen, I. Mental physical multimorbidities. Addressing the global challenge of multimorbidity. Lessons from the BRICS countries. (invited speaker) The UK Academy of Medical Sciences; London 27-28 March 2017 (invited speaker)
Petersen, I. Integrating depression care in the treatment of multimorbid chronic conditions in South Africa. Panel on “Achieving public health impact: The promise of implementation science for mental health care integration. Transformative opportunities for solving the grand challenges in global mental health Natcher Conference Centre, National Institute of Health, 8-9 May 2017 (invited speaker)
I. Petersen, A. Bhana Implementing and scaling up integrated primary care mental health services in low resource settings: Lessons from the PRIME Research Programme Consortium Collaborative Hubs meeting for Global Research on Mental Health & 2nd Annual Conference on Child Behavioural Health in Sub-Saharan Africa (30 July 2017), Kampala Uganda. Invited speaker
Jose Luis Ayuso. Presentation on the Clinical Communication Skills manual for nurse led chronic care (improving mental health care in resource-poor settings). Brussels