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  • Member and executive positions in National Medical and Dental Association (an anti-apartheid alternative to the mainstream Medical Association of South Africa), 1984-92

  • Editorial Board, Bulletin of the World Health Organisation: The International Journal of Public Health, 1999- 2010

  • Referee for the S.A. Journal of Epidemiology and Infection, the South African Medical Journal, Journal of Health Policy and Planning, Social Science and Medicine, Medical Education

  • Chair of Ministerial Committee on Health Care Financing, 1994

  • Member of Ministerial Committee on National Health Insurance, 1995

  • Vice-president and then president of the Students’ Representative Council, University of Witwatersrand, 1976-1978

  • Executive member of the National Union of South African Students, 1976-1978

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