Ms Cynthia Paka
  • Position: Project and Field Staff
    Qualifications:     Dip Gen Nursing & Midwifery (Livingstone Hospital, College of Nursing), Dip PaedNursSc (Cecelia Makiwane Nursing College) 

Dip Gen Nursing & Midwifery (Livingstone Hospital, College of Nursing), Dip PaedNursSc (Cecelia Makiwane Nursing College)

Cynthia studied nursing at Livingstone hospital going on to complete a Diploma in Paediatric Nursing Science at Cecelia Makiwane Hospital in the Eastern Cape.

Moved back to Cape Town 20 years ago where she continued to work as a professional nurse mostly in Paediatrics until she retired in 2000. Since then She has been working in communities for the SACLA Health Project.

Current role is providing services as a Community liaison for the DPP - Sivile Senza - Lifestyle Africa programme. Cynthia was ordained a Pastor in 2003.

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: mppetersen@uwc.ac.za