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Setting Research Priorities for a Healthier Africa: Nursing and Midwifery Clinical Research in Southern and Eastern Africa.
Friday, August 21, 2015 - 11:15

Associate Professor Minette Coetzee visits Nairobi, Kenya, to attend a midwifery and nursing, leadership summit  for setting clinical research priorities to improve health care provision in Africa.

Establishing and supporting locally-based, paediatric nurse training programmes in Uganda.
Thursday, June 18, 2015 - 14:15

Associate Professor Minette Coetzee visits with nurse leaders in Kampala, Uganda, to further explore with them the region’s support needs for postgraduate paediatric nurse training.

A time of refinement and evaluation for the new Masters in Children's Nursing Programme
Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 14:15

Professor Jean Johnson, the founding Dean of the School of Nursing at the George Washington University (GWU), visits with the Child Nurse Practice Development Initiative to begin assisting in what is to be an extensive refinement and evaluation process for the new Professional Masters in Child Nursing Programme.

2014 postgraduate students final results
Final results out for 2014 Child and Critical Care Child nursing students!
Thursday, December 4, 2014 - 15:00

There was much celebration and happy relief among the postgraduate child and critical care child nursing students last week with the release of their final (preliminary) results.

UCT Faculty of Health Science 'Ebola seminar': a summary
Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - 09:15

The University of Cape Town (UCT) Faculty of Health Sciences hosted a short ‘Ebola seminar’ on the 28 October 2014 to assist the Faculty in beginning to develop an appropriate response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa and to raise awareness of the epidemic among University of Cape Town staff. Jean Brown was able to attend the seminar and provides a summary of events.

Simon Hurry - leadership
"Leadership: creating work that matters in a 24/7/365 economy," with Simon Hurry
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 11:00

Simon recently joined the Child Nurse Practice Development Initiative in hosting a SAPA and SAAPS Pre-Congress workshop at the Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital on “Leadership: creating work that matters in a 24/7/365 economy”. Here he shared some of the principles that guide his strengths-based approach to workforce management.

Mr Hillary Lubuto from Lusaka School of Nursing, Zambia, visits CNPDI
Continuing our partnership with Zambia
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 09:45

Mr Hillary Lubuto, a lecturer at the Lusaka School of Nursing, Zambia, became the most recent member of the team from Lusaka to spend time with the Child Nurse Practice Development Initiative in Cape Town through a three week educator internship visit in February.

Marjorie McIntosh Alumni
Students Awarded the Marjorie McIntosh Postgraduate Bursary in Child Nursing and Midwifery
Friday, October 10, 2014 - 10:30

2014 Child and Critical Care Child Nursing students receive the newly-established Marjorie McIntosh Postgraduate Bursary in Child Nursing and Midwifery.

Exciting new opportunities at the Child Nurse Practice Development Initiative
Friday, October 3, 2014 - 10:15

Senior Lecturer and Senior Research Officer vacancies available.

Malawi; Clinical Placements; Child Nursing
South African postgraduate children’s nursing student completes her clinical placement in Blantyre, Malawi.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 13:30

We caught up with Tracy Ann Castle to find out about her recent trip to Blantyre, Malawi. Tracy’s trip makes her the first ever South African student from the Child Nurse Practice Development Initiative postgraduate children’s nursing programmes to do a clinical placement in an African Paediatric Fellowship Partnership (APFP) country.

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