Conferences

2017: From the classroom to the community (6-8 July). The 2017 conference will be held in Potchefstroom at North West University. The conference aims to broaden horizons of exciting new frontiers in the development of teaching and learning from tertiary level to people in our communities. More information is available on the conference website, including registration fees and contact details.


selection_0012016: Transformative Health Education in Motion (22-24 June). The 2016 SAAHE conference was held in Port Elizabeth at the Boardwalk Convention Centre.

Chairperson: Ilse Truter | Programme | Abstract book

Distinguished educator award: Marietjie de Villiers | Poster winners: Savarra M. Mantzor; Margaret Williams


Selection_0012015: Education for change (12-16 September). The 2015 SAAHE conference will be hosted jointly with the international organisation The Network: Towards Unity for Health from 12 to 16 September 2015, at the Birchwood Conference Centre in Gauteng, near to OR Tambo International airport. This will be an exciting opportunity to share and network with colleagues from across the globe around the conference theme.

Chairperson: Dianne Manning | Programme | Abstract book

Distinguished educator award: Jacky van Wyk  | Poster winner: Chivaugn Gordon


Logo - SAAHE final (banner)2014: convergence><divergence (26-28 June). The 2014 SAAHE conference was hosted by the University of the Western Cape, in collaboration with CPUT, UCT and Stellenbosch.

Chairperson: Michael Rowe | Programme | Abstract book

Distinguished educator award: Ian Couper | Poster winner:


Capture2013: Information to transformation (27-29 June, 2013): The 2013 SAAHE conference was the 6th National conference of the South African Association of Health Educationalists. It was hosted in the KwaZulu Natal region at the University of KwaZulu Natal.

Chairperson: Veena Singaram | Programme | Abstract book

Distinguished educator award: Det Prozesky  | Poster winner:


2012_SAAHE_Logo2012: From Practice to Practice(21-23 June). The 5th National SAAHE conference took place at Health Sciences Faculty of the University of the Free State.

Chairperson:  Andre Venter  | Programme| Abstract book

Distinguished educator award: Wendy McMillan  | Poster winner: Shirra Moch


Capture22011: Teaching to cure – Teaching to care: Balancing the dynamics in health sciences education (29 June – 02 July). SAAHE 2011 was the 4th national conference of the South African Association of Health Educationalists, and was hosted in the Northern Region at North West Univesity’s Potchefstroom campus.

Chairperson: Alida Herbst  | Programme | Abstract book

Distinguished educator award: Athol Kent  | Poster winner:


SAAHElogo-conf-20102010: Making education matter (22 – 24 July). The 2010 SAAHE conference is hosted by the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand in collaboration with the Tshwane University of Technology and the Universities of Johannesburg, Limpopo, North West and Pretoria. It was the first year that the SAAHE conference is held outside of the Western Cape.

Chairperson: Lionel Green-Thompson  | Programme | Abstract book

Distinguished educator award: Vanessa Burch  | Poster winner:


2009: Growing Health Science Education (2-4 July). The 2009 SAAHE Conference was hosted by the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town and was organised together with the University of the Western Cape, the Cape Peninsula University of Technology and Stellenbosch University.

Chairperson: Viki Janse van Rensburg | Programme | Abstract book

Poster winner:


2008: 1st National Health Sciences Education conference (19-21 June). Hosted by the Faculty of Health Sciences at Stellenbosch University, 2008), the 2008 SAAHE conference was the inaugural national conference, after four successful regional conferences in the Western Cape.

Chairperson: Elize ArcherProgramme and abstract book

Poster winner: