Profiles And Contributions To This Article

Management of district hospitals - exploring success

Ian  Couper

Ian Couper

qualifications: MFamMed

contribution: original concept, designed the project, devised survey tool, literature review, collected data, wrote the first draft

position: Professor of Rural Health

South Africa

Professor Ian Couper is Director of the Ukwanda Centre for Rural Health and Professor of Rural Health at Stellenbosch University, South Africa. A trained family physician, he spent nine years practising in a remote rural hospital in northern KwaZuluNatal province, and then 16 years working in primary care and health service development in rural North West province. He held the first chair of rural health at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits). He has chaired both the Rural Doctors Association of Southern Africa (RuDASA) and the Wonca Working Party on Rural Practice (WONCA Rural).


Jannie  Hugo

Jannie Hugo

qualifications: MFamMed

contribution: original concept, designed the project, devised survey tool, supervised data collection, contributed to drafts

position: Associate Professor

Family physician, educator interested in service learning, rural health, equity, consultation, management of health services, district health care


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