Dr Jeremiah Chikovore

DEPARTMENT: Social Aspects of Public Health (SAPH)
TELEPHONE: 031 242 5532
EMAIL: jchikovore@hsrc.ac.za

Dr Jeremiah Chikovore is a senior research specialist in the HIV/AIDS, STIs and TB research programme. He holds an MPh at the University of Umea in Sweden and obtained a PhD in Public Health from the same university in 2004.

Before joining the HSRC in October 2008, he was Lecturer in Behavioural and Community Health Sciences, College of Health Sciences at the University of Zimbabwe.

His areas of research interest include: gender and health with special emphasis on sexual and reproductive health as well as TB control. He is also interested in adolescent and youth health matters, and HIV/AIDS.

Dr Chikovore's publication record spans the authoring and co-authoring of more than ten conference presentations and eight journal articles and book chapters. His most recent work, published in the African Sociological Review, investigated the impact of changing socio-economic factors on adolescents sexual and reproductive health and well-being within family settings.