TASK, Mfuleni CAB Outreach

The Mfuleni township population is growing each year. Most of the community members are unable to go to their local clinic because it either too far or they are always at work. CAB saw the need to bring this closer to the community and engage with them on different topics about Tuberculosis, TB research, HIV…

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TASK hosts Researchers from Tanzania

Recently we hosted Dr Nyanda Elias Ntinginya from NIMR – Mbeya Medical Research Centre, Tanzania and Dr Stellah Mpagama from Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre Moshi, Tanzania. They traveled to TASK in an effort to discuss opportunities for future collaboration between the organisations. They are pictured here in TASK’s canteen with Duncan McDonald, Dr Elana Van…

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Ysterplaat Primary School Grade 7 student visit

When a CAB member visited TASK HQ last year, She loved the facility and thought it would be great to invite the learners to see and learn about Clinical Research. She had to organise and get the buses and transport sponsored. She contacted Vela, the community Engagement Officer regarding a visit to the building.  The…

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GCP International course

Recently TASK Academy, a specific group of staff within the larger company focused on training and skills development, presented on “Implementing Good Clinical Practice at the (trial) site”. This during the kick-off meeting of the European-Latin American TB research collaboration network (EUSAT-RCS), held at the Radboud university medical centre, Nijmegen, the Kingdom of the Netherlands.…

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TASK featured in the Gates Notes

“We are humbled to be featured in the Gates Notes. At TASK we feel that TB is a global challenge and something we all should fight collectively. I hope that by having our story shared, this will inspire others to partner with us in some way to eradicate this disease” Andreas Diacon Good news in…

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