Full First Name(s)
Title (honorific)
Academic Qualifications
PhD (1995, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign); MA (1982, University of Durban-Westville); BA Honours (1974, University of Durban-Westville); BA (1973, University of Durban-Westville)
Brief Biography (English)

Arvin Bhana is a Chief Specialist Scientist in the Health Systems Research Unit at the South African Medical Research Council and an Honorary Associate Professor at the Centre for Rural Health in the College of Health Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal. He has a PhD in Clinical and Community Psychology from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign in the US, and is a registered Clinical Psychologist in South Africa. He has an established record of grantsmanship and collaborative research that is focused on strengthening mental health systems in low- and middle-income countries.

View profile for Arvin Bhana in: Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf), (2019). Legends of South African Science II. [Online] Available at: DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.17159/assaf.2018/0036

Job Title
Chief Specialist Scientist
Primary Organisation
South African Medical Research Council
Website Address for Primary Organisation
African Country
South Africa
African Region
Southern Africa

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