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Thursday, 27 September 2007 - 00:00

A Judicial Investigation into the Presidency and Health Ministry and criminal proceedings against Christine Qunta are necessary. SUMMARY "34. (1) A person desiring to initiate or conduct a clinical trial in respect of an unregistered medicine, a new indication or new dosage regimen of a registered medicine or substance, shall apply to the Council on a form determined by the Council for authority to conduct such a clinical trial”. “(5) No person shall conduct clinical trials referred to in subregulation (1) without the authorisation of the Council.”

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Friday, 14 September 2007 - 00:00

Meeting point: Mapulaneng Multipurpose Centre, Bushbuckridge, Mpumalanga Province
Date: 14 September 2007
Time: Meet at 9am. March to hospital begins at 11am.

Meeting point: Mapulaneng Multipurpose Centre, Bushbuckridge, Mpumalanga Province
Date: 14 September 2007
Time: Meet at 9am. March to hospital begins at 11am.

Treatment Action Campaign (TAC) Limpopo and Mpumalanga will march to Mapulaneng Hospital tomorrow in support of the the implementation of the National Strategic Plan (NSP) in solidarity with the principles stood for by former Deputy-Health...

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Tuesday, 11 September 2007 - 00:00

The Minister of Health has made statements to the media that the Department of Health has long been prepared to implement dual therapy regimens in all the provinces in South Africa, but has been prohibited by the 2001 Constitutional Court judgment in Minister of Health and Others v TAC and Others. She states that the judgment limited the Department of Health to implementing only 'monotherapy' nevirapine (NVP) to mothers with HIV to reduce mother-to-child transmission.

The Minister of Health has made...

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Monday, 10 September 2007 - 00:00

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Thursday, 6 September 2007 - 00:00
  • Mass Meeting: Work with Deputy-President Mlambo-Ngcuka to Implement the HIV/AIDS Plan
  •  Date: 10 September 2007, 10am-2pm
  • Venue: Meet at Triangle Square, corner Leyds & Church Street, Pretoria
    • This event will take place outside a South African National AIDS Council meeting that has the opportunity to take important policy decisions that will help implement the HIV/AIDS and Sexually Transmitted Infections National Strategic Plan 2007-2011.
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