Perinatal HIV Research Unit, University of Witwatersrand

Grantee Information: 

The Perinatal HIV Research Unit (PHRU) was established in 1996 and is affiliated to the University of the Witwatersrand.  This research unit has been at the forefront of pioneering research and implementation of HIV prevention and treatment strategies.

Purpose: 
Completed household ascertainment and ensured appropriate follow-up of HIV-infected and/or those with active TB in the households of index patients diagnosed with active TB either at the Tshepong Hospital and primary care clinics in the Matlosama Local Authority
Term of Grant: 
12/17/09-02/14/10
Areas Served: 
Matlosana Local Authority inKenneth Kaunda Health District, North West Province
Wave: 
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