Health research, programme impact assessment and designing 90-90-90 programme strategies.

Health research

Epicentre is a South African company, established in 2001 in KwaZulu-Natal, but today also has offices in Pietermaritzburg, Johannesburg and Cape Town, and conducts health – especially HIV – research projects and evaluation of the impact of (e.g. HIV prevention) programmes throughout Southern Africa. We collect robust surveillance data to control diseases in South Africa and neighbouring countries, assist with designing 90-90-90 programme strategies and collaborate with leading scientist to guide interventions that benefit populations more efficiently.


Epicentre specialises in conducting fieldwork and data management, but also assists with study protocol writing, obtaining ethics approval, development of data collection tools, data management and report writing.

Projects are commissioned by, or conducted in partnership with leading research or funding organisations including CAPRISA, HEARD, NICD/NHLS, SAMRC, SACEMA, HEAIDS, CDC, Population Council, ICAP, LSHTM, as well as Departments or Ministries of Health.

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