Onke Mazibuko
Improving access to healthcare in poor and rural communities
South Africa
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
2015
Commerce, Innovation / IT
  • Onke has an MSc Public Health an MSc in Counselling Psychology and is currently registered for a PhD in Psychology.
  • He works in the area of health services management and is dedicated to improving access to healthcare services in poor and rural communities.
  • Currently, Onke is working for the Transnet Foundation as an Operations Manager with a health Portfolio and is specifically involved within the Transnet-Phelophepa Health Care Train Project.
  • Onke is interested in perceptions of quality of health care services and quality improvement; health related behaviours, as well as self-regulation strategies.
  • In his spare time, Onke is also involved in a youth focused NPO called Youth Leadership & Entrepreneurship Development (YLED) as a volunteer.
  • Find out more about Onke’s important work in this interview with Canon Collins Trust and listen to this interview with him on our SoundCloud channel.
  • Connect with Onke on LinkedIn.
Greatest achievement: 

Managing the Transnet-Phelophepa Health Care Train project for five years and providing vital primary health care services to rural South Africans.

Professional interests: 

Researching perceptions of quality and self-regulatory behaviour.

Current occupation: 
Operations Manager (Health Portfolio), Transnet Foundation