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Research

Research

Through the Division of Knowledge Management, PPHA will undertake, commission, contribute to, and support research. It will facilitate Public Health and Health Systems Research capacity development programmes and initiatives in the research units of universities. It will run provincial data collections for a wide range of conditions; house data analysis expertise; establish and institutionalize evidence generation for policies and strategies development and implementation.

The research-specific objective of the division is to play the provincial lead role in identifying provincial research priorities and providing evidence to support the Department of Health and private healthcare establishments in improving services and outcomes