Black Lives Matter
The Transformation Action Group (TAG)  and the Advocacy Committees and greater Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Cape Town stand in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter Movement and, conscious that racism and inequity...
COVID 19 - New infection prevention control guidelines
New infection prevention control guidelines
Vulnerability of children during COVID
A call to prioritise children in our response to COVID 19.
Child Nurse Practice Development Initiative Annual Report
Child Nurse Practice Development Initiative Annual Report
African Paediatric Fellowship Programme Annual Report 2019
African Paediatric Fellowship Programme Annual Report 2019


Tuesday, 20 October 2020
Register for the Department of Paediatrics and Child Health Annual Research Day

The annual Department of Paediatrics and Chid Health Research Day will be held on Wed, 04th November 2020. Please note that this event is registered for CPD points.  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year the event will be held online via Zoom.  

Publication Date:
Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 17:00
Improving Early Nutrition and Health

The ImpENSA Training Programme aims to equip health care professionals with the knowledge and skills to support pregnant women, mothers and caregivers during this critical period to optimise micronutrient nutrition.

Publication Date:
Tue, 13 Oct 2020 - 11:30
UCT Distinguished Teachers Award 2019 Recipient

Congratulations to Prof Andrew Argent on being awarded the Distinguished Teacher Award by the University of Cape Town for 2019, Andrew has dedicated his career to caring for children and has made a significant impact on the careers of countless health professionals. He is indeed a worthy recipient of the award.

Publication Date:
Mon, 24 Aug 2020 - 12:45

Congratulations to Professor Mike Levin for the award the 2020 International Distinguished Fellow Award of the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology (ACAAI) in recognition of his valuable contributions to the field. This is a huge honour, and a real tribute to the work that Mike and his whole team have done over a long period of time. Prof A Argent

Publication Date:
Mon, 25 May 2020 - 04:45