On the 4th of May the Coordinator of PanACEA, Martin Boeree, was welcomed at WITS Health Consortium in Johannesburg, South Africa, by Mohammed Rassool and his team. WITS was active as site during PanACEA I and will be again for the PanACEA STEP IIC trial. On the 7th of May the Coordinator also visited , The Aurum Institute in Johannesburg, another long-standing PanACEA partner. Here he was shown around by Gavin Churchyard, Salome Charambous, Vinodh Edwards and Bob Wallis, who are all part of the STEP IIc study team. Both sites were well prepared and we look forward to working together.