10 Clinical Trial Myths Debunked

Let’s talk clinical trials – a TASK Academy series – article #4 – Having various search engines at our fingertips and information constantly being fed to us, whether asked for or not, is part of the technological world we live in. So how do you determine whether the information you receive is fact or fake?…

Sisonke study successfully vaccinates more than 250 000 health workers before the third wave

Cape Town | Yesterday the Sisonke study reached 251 707 health workers marking its halfway point as it continues to move forward towards its target of vaccinating half a million of the country’s health workers. This unique effort, spearheaded by the South African Medical Research Council in partnership with the National Department of Health, Desmond Tutu…

Sisonke trial roll out at Paarl Provincial Hospital

Today saw a TASK team partner with an excellent Paarl Provincial Hospital team led by CEO François van der Watt, rolling out day two of the Sisonke vaccine trial at the Western Cape healthcare facility.  The Western Cape (WC) Health MEC Nomafrench Mbombo, and Executive Mayor of Drakenstein Municipality, Councillor Conrad Poole, inspected a hive of activity as qualifying…