Prof Christo Heunis
Position
Associate Professor
Department
Centre for Health Systems Research and Development
Address
112A 310
Centre for Health Systems Research and Development
R8229
UFS
Telephone
051 4013407
Office
President Steyn Annex 310
Information

Short CV


Publications

 

Publications (Short List)

Book chapter 

2018: Heunis, J.C., Sofola, O. & Samson, K. Prevention and control of tuberculosis in Africa. In D.A. Ogunmekan, Y.K. Seedat, A.T. Onajole & A.O. Osibogun (Eds), Public Health in Africa. Publisher: Centre for Epidemiology and Health Development; pp. 159-182. Avialable: https://www.amazon.com/Public-Health-Dorothy-Adebukunola-Ogunmekan-ebook/dp/B07CXQGYMK/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1527391953&sr=1-1&keywords=public+health+in+africa+ogunmekan

Articles

2019: Mofolo, N., Heunis, J.C. & Kigozi, N.G. Towards National Health Insurance: Alignment of strategic human resources in South Africa. African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine. 11(1), a1928. https://phcfm.org/index.php/phcfm/article/view/1928. Publisher: World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA). Accreditation: SciELO SA, Scopus & DHET.

2018: Howell, E., Kigozi, G., & Heunis, C. Community-based directly observed treatment for TB patients to improve HIV services: a cross-sectional study in a South African province. BMC Health Services Research. 18(1):255; Publisher: BioMed Central; Accreditation: ISI, Norwegian & Scopus; DOI:  10.1186/s12913-018-3074-1. ISSN: 1472-6963; Impact factor: 1.827. Available: https://bmchealthservres.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12913-018-3074-1

2018: Kigozi, G., Engelbrecht, M., Heunis, C. & Janse van Rensburg, A. Household contact non-attendance of clinical evaluation for tuberculosis: a pilot study in a high burden district in South Africa. BMC Infectious Diseases. 18:106. Publisher: BioMed Central; Accreditation: ISI & Scopus; ISSN: 1471-2334; DOI: 10.1186/s12879-018-3010-3. Impact factor: 2.963. Available: https://bmcinfectdis.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12879-018-3010-3

Research

Primary research field: Social sciences

Secondary research field: Health systems research

Area(s) of Interest

Fields of specialisation: HIV and TB, human resources for health, hospitals and hospitalisation 

Courses Presented

Master of Health Systems Studies (Centre for Health Systems Research & Development)

Master of Development Studies (Centre for Development Support) EDSL7900: Health and Development

PhD (Interdisciplinary)

Community Service

Vice-chairperson: Free State Provincial Health Research Committee

Board member: Mosamaria AIDS Ministry Non-profit Organisation

Service Learning

 


FACULTY CONTACT

T: +27 51 401 2240 or humanities@ufs.ac.za

Postgraduate:
Marizanne Cloete: +27 51 401 2592

Undergraduate:
Katlego Mabulana: +27 51 401 2495
Juanita Hlongwane: +27 51 401 3269

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