Category Current Mentors

Dr. Jane Ferguson

Jane had the good fortune to work at the cutting edge of developments in the field ofadolescent health for over 30 years while working at the World Health Organization (WHO),Geneva.During this time, with the aim of putting adolescent health on…

Dr. Jane Kelly

Jane Kelly is a Research Officer in the Adolescent Accelerators Research Hub in the Centre for Social Science Research at the University of Cape Town. She leads and oversees qualitative and policy-aligned research activities under the umbrella of the HEY BABY project (Helping Empower…

Dr. Dvora Joseph Davey

Dr Dvora Joseph Davey (Division Co-Lead) is an HIV epidemiologist who has been working in HIV research in prevention and treatment for over 20 years. Her research focuses on preventing HIV infection in vulnerable groups, including pregnant women and couples.…

Prof. Remco Peters

Elona is an adolescent health researcher at the Centre for Social Science Research at the University of Cape Town and a Research Associate at the University of Oxford. Her research focuses on identifying ways to support adolescents and young people,…

Dr. Philip Smith

Dr Philip Smith (MSocSc, PhD) is a Behavioural Scientist in the Department of Medicine at the University of Cape Town. The goal of his research is to explore the feasibility of engaging under-resourced South Africans in healthcare; identify psychosocial challenges…