Community Engagement
On Saturday 28 March 2015 the South African Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative (SATVI) marked World TB Day with a Wellness Expo at the Zwelethemba Sport Stadium in Worcester. The program for the day included a 3 Km Fun Run, a Kick TB Soccer Tournament...
Accredited UCT Research Centre
The South African Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative (SATVI) is an accreditated Research Centre of the University of Cape Town.
South African Tuberculosis Vaccine Initiative
SATVI is a tuberculosis research group accommodating several disciplines including paediatrics, infectious diseases, epidemiology, public health, immunology and clinical/biological sciences. SATVI has a large and well-developed clinical field site...


Thursday, 2 July 2015

SATVI invites applications for the position as Chief Operations Officer. Closing date 9 July 2015.

Publication Date:
Monday, June 29, 2015 - 11:00

Great excitement reigned at the Worcester SATVI Field Site when the first baby participant in the IMPAACT P 1113 Study was vaccinated with the Aeras-404 candidate TB vaccine.

Publication Date:
Thursday, June 25, 2015 - 08:30

South Africa stands at the centre of a global TB epidemic that is devastating the health of millions and their communities. The SATVI team under leadership of Associate Professor Mark Hatherill features in this video about the partnership between SATVI and the University of Oxford, health workers, and community volunteers, in the hunt for an urgently-needed new vaccine.



Publication Date:
Wednesday, June 10, 2015 - 12:45

SATVI Scientific Officer Dr Elisa Nemes has been awarded a prestigious scholarship.

Publication Date:
Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 05:45