The Adolescent Health Research Unit will be running a workshop aimed at promoting the psychosocial health and wellbeing of adolescents in schools at the 19th South African Association of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Allied Professions (SAACAPAP) 2017 Congress.
The Adolescent Health Research Unit (AHRU) welcomes Kim Jonas as a new Postdoctoral Fellow.
Professor Petrus de Vries, Director of the Adolescent Health Research Unit, recently alluded to suicide as a public health concern particularly among young people.
We are delighted to advertise a 12-month full-time postdoctoral research fellowship in the Adolescent Health Research Unit (AHRU), Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health at the University of Cape Town.
Professor Cathy Mathews and Dr Amanda Mason-Jones, from the Adolescent Health Research Unit, have recently published a Cochrane review that examined school-based interventions for preventing HIV, sexually transmitted infections, and pregnancy in adolescents.
The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry’s Adolescent Health Research Unit (AHRU) has recently launched their website.
Eugene Lee Davids, a Postdoctoral Research Fellow from the Adolescent Health Research Unit (AHRU) in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, is one of 10 young scientists from across South Africa to be elected a member of SAYAS in 2016.
Professor Arvin Bhana, Chief Research Specialist at the South African Medical Research Council, joins the Adolescent Health Research Unit. Professor Bhana's research examines mental health in primary care.