CATalyst | Lessons from Africa: The physician’s right to treat. The patients’ right to heal.

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In this edition of CATalyst, Shabnam Palesa Mohamed hosts Dr Jackie Stone (Harare, Zimbabwe), Dr EV Rapiti (Cape Town, South Africa) and Dr Nathi Mdladla (Tshwane, South Africa). 

The doctors share their experiences during Covid-19, the impact of Ivermectin in their countries, the hostility they face when challenging the status quo, and, how the HIV-Aids virus prepared Africa to face C-19 with courage and innovation. 

Their message to doctors in Africa and globally? Stand up for the doctors’ right to heal patients.