Greg JonssonMBCHB DMH(SA) FCPsych(SA) MMED (Psych)
A motivated psychiatrist dedicated to treating and advocating for mentally ill patients with HIV. A pioneer in the establishment of Luthando Neuropsychiatric HIV Clinic at Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital where psychiatrists initiate antiretroviral therapy to mentally ill patients and are committed to their follow up both medically and psychiatrically.
He currently heads up the Luthando Neuropsychiatric HIV unit at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital. The unit was started in 2008 to treat mentally ill patients with HIV/AIDS. The clinic comprises of a multidisciplinary team, who initiate ART and follow up patients from both a psychiatric and medical and infectious diseases point of view.
Greg is enrolled at Wits to do his PhD HIV Neuro-cognitive disorders, genetics and Psychiatry