#Socks4Docs Campaign in South Africa

In a country with a chronic shortage of healthcare professionals and a significant disease burden, it may come as no surprise to hear that doctors are two point five times more likely than anyone else to take their own lives. As South Africa grapples with an increase in the number of COVID-19 infections, the challenges faced by healthcare workers are more significant than ever. This is what prompted Cipla, in partnership with the South African Depression and Anxiety Group to become involved in the #Socks4Docs campaign in South Africa. More from Dr Dhiveja Smith, Associate Director for Medical Affairs at Cipla South Africa…