Dr Stephanie Jones

Medical Officer

About

Dr Stephanie Jones graduated as a medical doctor in 1999 with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBCh) with distinction from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa and completed a Diploma in Child Health (2001) and a MPhil (Palliative Medicine, 2005) with distinction.

She followed her interest in paediatrics, infectious diseases and palliative care and gained experience in a number of different roles as a medical officer, lecturer and medical manager for public health institutions, private companies and non-governmental organisations. Since 2009 she has worked at Wits Vida as a medical officer as a sub-investigator on clinical and investigator-initiated trials. Her interest is in maternal and neonatal health, with a focus on neonatal sepsis.