iHEART-SA Team Profiles:

Henry Sunpath MBBS, Dip HIV Man, MPH

Dr.Henry Sunpath is a specialist family physician and began treating PLWH in 1995, in the public health sector, while working as an internal medicine registrar. In 2002, he joined Mc Cord hospital and was head of the department of medicine and consultant and researcher in the HIV program. His research publications (2004 -2021) cover topics, such as HIV and coinfections, health systems strengthening, and HIV viral load and drug resistance surveillance.

As co –chair and director of the Annual Workshop in Advanced Clinical Care (AWACC) –AIDS (2006 -2019), he was involved in continuous medical education in partnership with the KZN health department and UKZN. Currently, he holds an honorary clinical fellow post in the infectious diseases department at Nelson Mandela School and is completing PhD studies in Medicine.