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Welcome to the School of Nursing and Public Health
The School of Nursing and Public Health (SONPH), headed by Professor Busi Ncama, arose from a grouping of the Public Health disciplines derived from the Nelson R. Mandela School of Medicine (Faculty of Medicine) and the old School of Nursing derived from the Faculty of Health Sciences.
The School consists of 7 disciplines, 1 from the Faculty of Health Sciences and 6 from the Faculty of Medicine. The Disciplines are as follows:
Occupational and Environmental Health Incorporating Traditional Medicine
Public Health Medicine
Programme of Biostatistics and Bioethics and Medical Law
The Disciplines within this School also contribute to the MBChB programme.
The School is currently comprised of 46 full-time permanent academic staff, 26 support staff members and 6 technical staff. It has over 120 part-time academic staff and 8 support staff on fixed term appointments.
Ground Floor, George Campbell Building,Howard College Campus
University Of KwaZulu-Natal,
Nursing Bridging 031 260 3122
Nursing Management 031 260 1471
Community Nursing 031 260 1431
Primary Health Care 031 260 3149
Post Graduate Programs 031 260 1075
KZN Department of Health
List of Provincial Hospitals in KwaZulu Natal