Visitors to CAPRISA

1 December 2015

Well known for his fight to provide low cost HIV drugs to poor countries, Dr Yusuf Hamied, CIPLA’s chairman, visited CAPRISA’s eThekwini Clinical research site and the CAPRISA headquarters at the Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine on 20th November. Prof Salim Abdool Karim welcomed the scientist who met with CAPRISA executive and senior scientists.


Dr John Mascola Director of the Vaccine Research Centre at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) with Prof Salim Abdool Karim at the CAPRISA offices. Mascola had a tour of the CAPRISA eThekwini Clinical Research prevention clinic and met with Drs Kathy Mngadi and Nigel Garrett