Working to Advance
Health Equity in Africa

Cailin Hedderwick

  • PhD Programme Manager

Cailin Hedderwick worked with Professor Eleanor Preston-Whyte to establish the HEARD PhD Scholarship Programme and its networks with the universities of Cape Town, Free State and KwaZulu-Natal.  Her prior work experience includes working in leading South African clinical research organisations with international teams focusing on infectious diseases in KwaZulu-Natal.

Cailin returned to HEARD in November 2012 to assist in setting up a second HEARD PhD Scholarship Programme. Its success has led to additional funding. HEARD will soon begin a third scholarship programme.

Cailin holds a MA in Public Policy and Development from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.