Principal Investigators
Professor Uwe Pühse

Professor Uwe Pühse

Principal investigator, University of Basel

Department of Sport, Exercise and Health
Birsstrasse 320B
4052 Basel
Switzerland
Email: uwe.puehse@unibas.ch
Professor Cheryl Walter

Professor Cheryl Walter

Principal investigator, Nelson Mandela University

Department of Human Movement Science
Summerstrand Campus (South)
Port Elizabeth 6031, South Africa
Email: cheryl.walter@mandela.ac.za
Project Co-ordinators
Dr Ivan Müller

Dr Ivan Müller

Project co-ordinator, University of Basel

Department of Sport, Exercise and Health
Birsstrasse 320 B
4052 Basel
Switzerland
Email: ivan.mueller@unibas.ch
Danielle Smith

Danielle Smith

Project co-ordinator, Nelson Mandela University

Department of Human Movement Science
Summerstrand Campus (South)
Port Elizabeth 6031, South Africa
Email: Danielle.Smith@mandela.ac.za
Extended Project Team

Principal Investigators

  • Prof. Dr. Uwe Pühse, University of Basel (CH)
  • Prof. Dr. Cheryl Walter, Nelson Mandela University (SA)

Strategic Consortium

  • Prof. Dr. Jürg Utzinger, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (CH)
  • Prof. Dr. Markus Gerber, University of Basel (CH)
  • Prof. Dr. Rosa du Randt Nelson Mandela University (SA)

Advisory Board

  • Novartis Foundation, Basel, Switzerland
  • University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
  • Nelson Mandela University, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Eastern Cape Department of Education, South Africa
  • Eastern Cape Department of Health, South Africa
  • UNESCO, Paris, France

Scientific Partners

  • Dr. Peter Steinmann, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (CH)
  • Prof. Dr. Nicole Probst-Hensch, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (CH)
  • Dr. Christian Schindler, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute (CH)
  • Dr. Harald Seelig, University of Basel (CH)
  • Dr. Sebastian Ludyga, University of Basel (CH)
  • Dr. Christian Herrmann, University of Basel (CH)

Project Co-ordinators

  • Dr. des. Ivan Müller, University of Basel (CH)
  • Danielle Smith, Nelson Mandela University (SA)

Administrative Support

  • Cornelia Pagoni, University of Basel (CH)
  • Shona Ellis, Nelson Mandela University (SA)

Project Assistants

  • Stefanie Gall, University of Basel (CH)
  • Siphesihle Nqweniso, Nelson Mandela University (SA)
  • Larissa Adams, Nelson Mandela University (SA)
  • Nandi Joubert, Nelson Mandela University (SA)

External Partners

  • Prof. Dr. Darelle van Greunen, Nelson Mandela University (SA)
  • Rooftop Production, Port Elizabeth (SA)
  • Dietetics, Nelson Mandela University
  • Biokinetics, Nelson Mandela University
  • Dr. Bruce Damons, Nelson Mandela University (SA)
  • Dorelle Isaacs, Department of Edcuation, Port Elizabeth (SA)
  • Dr. Marelize Marx, Nelson Mandela University (SA)
  • Dr. Anne Aerts, Head of the Novartis Foundation, Basel, Switzerland
  • Dr. Bakhuti Shengelia, Head of Global Health Portfolio at the Novartis Foundation, Basel, Switzerland
  • Prof. Dr. Hedi Kaiser, Head International Affairs, University of Basel
  • Prof. Dr. Andrew Leitch, Deputy Vice-Chancelor, Nelson Mandela University
  • Prof. Dr. Lungile Pepeta, Dean Health Sciences, Nelson Mandela University
  • Ernest Gorgonzola, District Director of the Department of Education, Nelson Mandela Bay District, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
  • Dr. Patrick Maduna, Deputy Directors General, Clinical Services, Eastern Cape Department of Health, South Africa
  • Dr. Patricia Machawira, UNESCO advisor for East & Southern Africa and Zimbabwe
  • Christopher Castle, representative of the UNESCO
  • Swiss Master’s students (toolkit development support)
  • Research assistants from the University of Basel

Local Field Team

  • Nurses (approx. 6)
  • Students (approx. 10)
  • Volunteers (approx. 20)
Participating Institutions
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