The National Institute for Communicable Diseases is established

>The National Institute for Communicable Diseases is established

The specialist communicable disease arm, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) was established under the NHLS. This formation came into being through the merging of the National Institute for Virology, the Virology Laboratories and Public Health Microbiology Laboratories of the South African Institute for Medical Research.

2018-08-26T22:06:18+00:00December 1st, 2002|