UP Centre for Sustainable Malaria Control
The University of Pretoria Centre for Sustainable Malaria Control (UP CSMC) is a fully integrated, multidisciplinary, interfaculty initiative
The aim of the Centre is to coordinate and promote collaborative research on safer and sustainable malaria control and management, and generate new knowledge and support new activities pertaining to safe malaria control in Africa. This is achieved through fundamental and applied research supported by research collaboration with regional, national and international partners.
The Centre has adopted the ‘One Health’ approach towards outcomes of improved health, adopting integrated strategies that include social, cultural, economic and ecological dimensions that bring added value for human-, animal- and environmental health.
Environmental Chemical Pollution and Health (ECPH) Research Unit
The SHSPH hosts the Environmental Chemical Pollution and Health (ECPH) Research Unit, which conducts research on the occurrence, health effects and projected future impacts of chemicals, especially EDCs, on environmental pollution and health