Deputy Director General
National Department of Health, HIV, TB, CDs and NCDs
Dr Pillay is the Deputy Director-General responsible for the following health programmes: HIV & AIDS, TB and MCWH. In addition, he is currently overseeing the strengthening of the district health system as well as communicable diseases, non-communicable diseases and nutrition programmes. He has recently co-authored the ‘Textbook of International Health: global health in a dynamic world (with Drs Anne-Emanuelle Birn and Tim Holtz).