Professor: Health and Population Division, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand

Kathleen Kahn is also a senior scientist at the MRC/Wits Rural Public Health and Health Transitions Research (Agincourt).

She has the following honorary positions:
Faculty member, Harvard Centre for Population and Development Studies, www.hsph.harvard.edu/cpds
Guest Researcher, Epidemiology and Global Health, Umea University, Sweden
Research Associate, Institute for Behavioral Sciences, University of Colorado at Boulder, USA
Honorary senior lecturer, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, UK

Research Interests: Health transitions; Burden of Disease assessments; Child health and development; Integrated chronic care systems; Interventions to reduce risk factors for metabolic disease; the Verbal Autopsy instrument

Experience

  • –present
    Professor: Health and Population Division, School of Public Health, University of the Witwatersrand

Grants and Contracts

  • 2018
    Role:
    Professor: Health and Population Division, School of Public Health
    Funding Source:
    National Research Foundation