MEDIA RELEASE
 
For immediate release
 
29 April 2016
 
Free Dermatology Treatment Offered
 
The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s (UKZN) Dermatology Unit is conducting an outreach programme where Primary Health Care staff across the province will have an opportunity to be trained on common skin conditions that are often presented by patients at health care institutions.
 
As part of the programme, eThekwini Municipality has partnered with UKZN dermatology specialists who will offer free assessment and treatment to people living within the Municipality and have persistent skin conditions.
 
The one-day clinic will be conducted on Wednesday, 04 May 2016 at 9 Archie Gumede Place, City Health Building (opposite Metro Police Headquarters) from 09h00 – 15h00.
 
To book space, interested parties must contact Ntombifuthi Mangeni on 031 311 3547 or ntombifuthi.mangeni@durban.gov.za before 16h00 on Tuesday, 03 May 2016.
 
Bookings are accepted on a first come first served basis. Space is limited to 130 people only.
ENDS
Issued by eThekwini Municipality’s spokesperson, Thulani Mbatha.
For more information members of the media can contact Thulani Mbatha on 031 311 4820 or email: thulani.mbatha1@durban.gov.za or Princess Nkabane on 031 311 4818 or princess.nkabane@durban.gov.za