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Medical Doctor. Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) Expert.



Clinical Services, Health Policy, Comprehensive Sexuality Education, Advocacy, Global Health, Content Production.



The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation's 120under40 New Generation Leader in Family Planning Award, 2016 Goalkeepeer, 2018 Aspen New Voices Fellow. 2018



Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBChB), University of Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa



The Guardian

Project Syndicate

Mail & Guardian

The Sunday Times, SA

Teen Vogue



  • Gender Studies, West Virginia Wesleyan College, USA
  • Medical School, University of Kwa-Natal
  • Health Sciences, University of Pretoria
  • Medical School, University of Witswatersrand
  • University of Free State
  • School of Journalism, WITS



  • Al Jazera: Presented 2 documentaries for “The Cure” on location in Zimbabwe and Liberia.
  • The Higher Education and Training HIV/AIDS Programme (HEAIDS): Developed, presented health education videos for South Africa's public Universities and Technical and Vocational and Training Colleges.
  • Moja Love Channel: “Sex Talk with Dr T", Associate Producer
  • Global Advisory Board Sexual Health & Well-being (GABSHW): Healthcare Provider Toolkit: Contributor



  • National Inter-Ministerial Adolescent SRHR Framework Strategy Technical Committee: Civil Society Representative
  • Right to Care: Post Violence services for survivors of sexual violence: practice and prospects, Consultant
  • Department of Health Gauteng: PASOP GP HIV/AIDS Prevention Community Campaign
  • Quad Republic: LGBTIQA+ Community consultation
  • Multi-Party Parliamentary Women's Caucus: Oral Submission, Parliament, RSA
  • International Women’s Health Coalition (IWHC): United States’ Senate briefing on the “Impact of the Global Gag rule”
  • International Women’s Health Coalition (IWHC): Advocacy in Practice Alumni Program



  • Keynote: Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Goalkeepers18, Berlin
  • Keynote: SisterSong 20th Anniversay, New Orleans
  • Keynote: CapHill Days, Pop Connect, Washington D.C
  • Department of Social Development: Communications Team
  • Department of Health Gauteng: LGBTIQA+ Community Dialogues
  • Mail & Guardian, Soul City: Dialogue on Gender based violence



  • Soul City Institute for Social Justice: Vice-chair of Board
  • Sex Worker Education & Advocacy Taskforce: Vice-chair Board
  • Global Doctors for Choice: Country Co-lead, South Africa
  • Sexual and Reproductive Justice Coalition (SRJC), Member
  • United Nations Human Rights Council, Commission on Population Development
  • Safe Abortion Action Fund Board member




Johannesburg, South Africa

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