Kerry Uebel | Bio

Dr Uebel is currently appointed as a Family Physician at the AIDS referral clinic at Pelonomi Hospital Bloemfontein with responsibility both in clinical care of patients referred for specialist assessment form clinics in the Free State and in supporting doctors and nurses in primary care facilities to initiate and manage HIV positive patients needing antiretroviral therapy. She was previously responsible for managing a large trial of nurse initiated ART and integration of ART into primary care- the STRETCH trial in the Free State. Prior to managing the STRETCH trial she spent 6 years as staff doctor at McCords hospital in Durban where she piloted an occupational health programme to manage HIV/AIDS and TB amongst health care workers.