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The SOPH PhD Programme completed a virtual PhD Induction programme

Involved 15 new public health PhD students, based in SA, Uganda, Namibia and Kenya; health professionals, managers, academics, UN workers, activists; a mix of part-time and full-time.

All future oriented knowledge workers bringing hope, energy and commitment to building back better.

Run in five sessions of 2 hours each, with activities in-between. Themes covered: the PhD as a journey; doctoral graduate attributes; the discipline of reading and writing; getting organized, habits & systems; supervisory and peer relationships.

Supported by incredible online resources – @tarabrabazon and @thomsonpat – amongst others.

Phd Induction Photo

School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape
Robert Sobukwe Road, Bellville 7535, Republic of South Africa
Tel: +27-21 - 959 2809 | Fax: +27- 21 - 959 2872 | Email: nkomeni@uwc.ac.za