Dr Sean Jooste

TELEPHONE: 021 466 8000
EMAIL: sjooste@hsrc.ac.za

Sean Jooste is a Senior Research Manager in the Social Aspects of Public Health Research programme. He holds an MA in Research Psychology at the University of the Western Cape. He also is the research director for South Africa?s longest running survey since 2002.His main research areas of interest are: HIV/AIDS and TB surveillance, Risk reduction counselling and interventions and HIV counselling and testing. He has an extensive list of published research reports mainly around HIV testing and factors among men in South Africa, National HIV prevalence , incidence behaviour survey as well as determinants of self-related health among HIV positive individuals in South Africa.

Recent

South African District Level Estimates of Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision for 2022 among males aged 10 to 14 and 15 years

HSRC is playing a key role in data management, statistical analysis and report writing for the VMMC SAE Study....

National skills audit of Community Health Workers (CHWs) and Outreach Team Leaders (OTLs) employed by the National Department of Health (NDoH)

The overall aim is to undertake an audit of the current qualifications and skills profile of Community Health Workers (CHWs) and Outreach Team Leaders....

New Lovelife Trust

The 2016 South African national human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) prevalence, incidence, behaviour and communication survey (which is also known as t....

Right to Care: THE FIFTH SOUTH AFRICAN NATIONAL HIV PREVALENCE, INCIDENCE, BEHAVIOUR, AND COMMUNICATION SURVEY, 2016 (SABSSM V)

1.To maintain surveillance of HIV infection and behaviour in South Africa, and to obtain a better understanding of factors driving the HIV epidemic; 2....

Unicef: The 2016 South African national HIV household survey, (SABSSM V)

2. Technical and financial support the 2016 HIV national survey The 2016 South African national HIV household survey, (SABSSM V) is a cross-sectional....

Evaluation of the effectiveness of interventions to change the knowledge of, attitudes towards, and the practices around TB and HIV of inmates in the Western and Eastern Cape of South Africa

To evaluate the effectiveness of three interventions (HIV counselling and testing linked to screening for TB and sexually transmitted infections; Kick....

Secondary analysis of the orphans and vulnerable children and youth (OVCY) data from the 2012 HSRC household survey

The aim of this study is to undertake a secondary data analysis of OVCY data from the 2012 HSRC Household Survey. The consultancy includes the analysi....

WRHI The people living with HIV stigma index

The survey seeks to measure the level of stigma and discrimination experienced by people living with HIV, and to explore how this information could be....

Planning for SA, Behaviour and Health Survey, 2014

This proposed survey will be the fifth in a series of national population-based surveys conducted for surveillance of the HIV epidemic in South Africa....

HIV and substance use prevention for south african youth and families (style)

Brief rationale and background: Youth in SA are experiencing the fastest increase in new HIV infections, and new infections are fueled by both mental ....