Monthly Archives: October 2014

New Clinical Trials Unit in Pietermaritzburg

We are delighted to have opened our newest clinical trials unit in Pietermaritzburg, the provincial capital of KwaZulu-Natal. We will be enrolling patients in MDR TB research trials in October 2014. The site is currently engaging with the local community and surrounding clinics, not only to improve knowledge and awareness about the research we are… Read more »

World TB Day

In celebration of TB World Day on the 24th of March 2014 THINK arranged a vibrant event at Umkhumbane Secondary School with live performances, inspirational talks, and TB screening. The famous Durban-born baritone singer from London, Njabulo Madlala, inspired crowds of learners with his visit. He talked about “Inspiration” and the ability to achieve anything… Read more »

Harvard Trans Med Course

In June, 15 post graduate students from Harvard Medical School missed a flight from the US to attend a course in Translational Medicine hosted by THINK in South Africa. Last minute travel re-arrangements and reshuffling of the week-long course programme enabled the students to still be the first to inaugurate the new THINK Board Room... Read more »

THINK move into new Headquarters

Excited and motivated staff have moved into our new headquarter in 324 Florida road in central Durban. For the first time, the full management can sit together with access to their own boardroom and meeting facilities. An independent research clinic is also located on the premises with state of the art equipment, appropriate infection control,... Read more »