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.

Recent

National Tuberculosis Prevalence Survey (Global Funding)

The aim of the national prevalence survey is to enhance TB control in South Africa by informing the National TB Control Programme about the current ep....

Adolescent Girls and Young Women (AGYW) study: Mapping and Characterization of Male Sex Partners (MSPs) of Adolescent Girls and Young Women (AGYW) in Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal Province, South Africa.

Study aim The aim of this study is to map men???s sexual behaviours from the perspective of their female sex partners. We aim to ascertain whether and....

National TB Prevalence Survey

The aim of the national prevalence survey is to enhance TB control in South Africa by informing the National TB Control Programme about the current ep....

20th International AIDS conference ( NRF Grant )

The grant is provided in order to assist in conference participation.....

Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviours (KAP) survey of students towards HIV/AIDS at higher education institutions and FET colleges in South Africa

The goal of this study is to evaluate knowledge, attitudes and behaviours towards HIV and AIDS in the Further Education and Training Sector in South A....