Welcome to Family Medicine


The Department of Family Medicine is a dynamic department at the University of KwaZulu Natal with a vision of establishing the Department as the leading Academic Department of Family Medicine in Africa. The Department strives to:

a) provide appropriate and continuous quality family medicine teaching and training (both undergraduate and post graduate) at centralized and decentralized (urban and rural) teaching sites

b)support high quality service delivery in the District Health System using a multidisciplinary approach and to

c)conduct high quality family medicine research that impact on the lives of individuals, families and communities.
Latest News
Economic Impact of Human Papilloma Virus in Swaziland a Major Conc...
Ginindza conducted the study - titled: “Cost Analysis of Human Papilloma Virus-Related Cervical Diseases and Genital Warts in Swaziland” - in collaboration with Professor Benn Sartorius, Ms Xolisile Dlamini and Ms Ellinor Östensson.
Exchange Student Opportunity
‘The opportunity is there for students who want to broaden their educational and cultural experiences and do their electives at various universities outside the country,’ said Naidoo.
National Health Insurance White Paper Debated
The discussion focused on whether the NHI White Paper responds adequately to South Africa’s human rights obligations.
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Ms. Julie Moodley (Secretary)
Tel: 27 (0)31-2604485
Fax: 27 (0)31-2604465
E-mail: moodleyj11@ukzn.ac.za  
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