Thank you for attending the 2017 U21 Health Sciences Group Annual Meeting hosted by the University of Johannesburg!

The theme for the 2017 annual meeting was 'Global Health: Challenges, Constraints and Implementation Models'. The meeting featured plenary sessions on the following topics: Global Health, Health Inequalities and Social Determinants of Health, Mental Health, Women and Children's Health, and HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis.

A one-day Doctoral Student Forum took place on Monday 18 September. On Tuesday 19 September, two workshops on current U21 HSG projects were scheduled: SDG workshop (morning) and Clinical Simulation (afternoon).

A selection of presentations and reports from this meeting are listed below.

Tuesday 19 September

Wednesday 20 September

Thursday 21 September

Friday 22 September

Welcome from Prof Ihron Rensburg, Vice-Chancellor and Principal, University of Johannesburg