Global Health
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2021 Global Health Seminar Series



​11 March 2021

Previous Seminars

​Prof Keymanthri Moodley

Director of the Centre for Medical Ethics and Law,  
Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University 

Prioritizing COVID-19 vaccine allocation in South Africa: ethics and collective responsibility​

Prof Keymanthri Moodley is a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Medicine at Stellenbosch University and Director of the Centre for Medical Ethics & Law. The Centre is one of 13 WHO Collaborating Centres in Bioethics in the world and the first on the African continent. 

​Dr Heinrich Cyril Volmink

Public Health Medicine Specialist 

COVID-19 vaccine rollouts in 
selected African countries: lessons and challenges

Dr Heinrich Cyril Volmink is a Public Health Medicine Specialist currently consulting in industry. He is also a board member of OUTA. He previously served as a MP in the National Assembly and a MPL in the Gauteng Provincial Legislature.  ​

​Prof Leslie London

Head, Division of Public Health Medicine, School of Public Health and Family Medicine, University of Cape Town 

Bad for your health - the impact of patents on Equity of Access to Health Technologies for COVID-19 

Prof Leslie London is a Public Health Medicine Specialist at UCT with an interest in human rights, public health ethics. He is a Steering Committee member of the People's Health Movement in South Africa and convenes its work in SA on Equitable Access to Health Technologies for COVID 19.  ​​​​