EBOLA VIRUS DISEASE (EVD) OUTBREAK IN THE DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO (DRC) Situation update as of 19 June 2017 No new cases have been reported since 15 June 2017. Since the emergence of EVD in the DRC, five laboratory-confirmed and three probable...

Publications

NICD Researcher Wins Prestigious Oppenheimer Fellowship

Professor Lynn Morris received the prestigious Harry Oppenheimer Fellowship Award, arguably equivalent to the Nobel Prize, on 2 June 2017. Morris holds a joint appointment as...

Invasive Pneumococcal Disease Surveillance Report

Videos

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Ebola: Media Lab Tour

Dr Jacqueline Weyer of the NICD takes media on a lab tour to investigate Ebola

Podcasts

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Prof John Frean updates Power FM listeners on the malaria outbreak in Limpopo

https://soundcloud.com/national-institute-for-communicable-diseases/prof-john-frean-updates-power-fm-listeners-on-the-malaria-outbreak-in-limpopo

Centres

Centre for Emerging, Zoonotic & Parasitic Diseases

New zoonoses (pathogens derived from animals) are emerging and known zoonoses are re-emerging in animal...

Centre for Healthcare-associated Infections, Antimicrobial Resistance & Mycoses

Healthcare-Associated Infections, Antimicrobial Resistance & Mycoses The NICD’s Centre for Healthcare-associated Infections (HAIs), Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)...

Centre For Respiratory Diseases And Meningitis

Respiratory Diseases and Meningitis CRDM staff members The CRDM works in collaboration with GERMS SA click to...

Centre For HIV And STI

HIV and STI The Centre for HIV & Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) aims to be a...

National Cancer Registry

The National Cancer Registry (NCR) was established in 1986 and is South Africa’s main cancer...

Centre for Tuberculosis

In line with the mandate of the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD), the Centre...

Division of Public Health, Surveillance and Response

Division of Public Health, Surveillance and Response The Public Health Surveillance and Response Division was established...

Centre For Enteric Diseases

Enteric Diseases Mission: To provide specialized diagnostics, relevant data and expertise in diarrhoeal diseasesWorking Groups: Bacteriology Division...

Centre for Vaccines And Immunology

Centre for Vaccines and Immunology The Centre for Vaccines and Immunology comprises the National and World...

SA Regional Global Diseases Detection Program

South African Regional Global Diseases Detection Program The Global Disease Detection Program of the CDC is...