Countries with much lower per capita GDP have success fully implemented universal health care At the United Nations general assembly in September, all countries, including South Africa, reaffirmed their commitment to achieving universal health coverage by 2030. This is achieved when everybody accesses the health services they...

The private sec tor price for a basket of 13 commonly prescribed medicines is 53.7% less than the global median Business Day · 21 Nov 2019 · Tamar Kahn Science & Health Writer kahnt@businesslive.co.za Medicine prices in SA are the sixth lowest of 50 countries surveyed by...

#AMR is one of the biggest global health threats to date - the need for new antibiotics is beyond question. New economic models that address the current market failure in antibiotic research are urgently needed @ThomasCueni @IFPMA http://bit.ly/2ozsEOU #AMR could cost the global economy $100 trillion by...

To tackle today’s biggest global health challenges, we need robust, holistic partnerships across all sectors and political prioritization in-country. @ThomasCueni’s insights on why investing in #UHC is the smartest economic choice: http://bit.ly/2NsBW7x   The @UN declaration on UHC was a milestone for the global health community. Now it’s time...

Rhulani Nhlaniki is the Cluster Lead for Sub-Saharan Africa and Country Manager for South Africa at Pfizer. He joined Pfizer in 2016 in the role Innovative Health Cluster Lead for the Sub-Saharan Africa. He has over 18 years’ experience in the pharmaceutical industry where he has...

Thierry Brule Joined AbbVie South Africa as General Manager for South Africa and Region Africa in 2018. He has 15 years of industry experience across multiple functions, across major Therapeutic Areas (from Oncology, Hematology, Neonatology and Immunology to Virology, Respiratory and Ophthalmology), in Europe, in Asia,...

Daniel Binette has been appointed Managing Director of Lilly South Africa. His career at Lilly spans 18 years where 15 were spent in Canada in various commercial roles. He is known as a strategic, dynamic, customer focused and results-oriented leader with multiple launch experiences. Before coming...