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Physician Conference 2012
Top international award for cardiovascular researcher
Karen Sliwa-Hahnle, professor of cardiovascular research and director of UCT's Hatter Institute for Cardiovascular Research, has been awarded a top international award for her research into cardiovascular prevention, heart failure and the pathophysiology of cardiomyopathy. Read more...
UCT scholars to helm big African health initiatives
Two UCT researchers will lead major new projects into rheumatic heart disease and the establishment of an Africa-wide bioinformatics network, part of the newly founded Human Heredity and Health in Africa Consortium (H3Africa).Read more...
Bateman wins top award
Professor Eric Bateman, director of the UCT Lung Institute, has won the 2012 European Respiratory Society (ERS) President's Award, becoming the first African to receive the accolade. A professor of respiratory medicine at UCT and head of the Division of Pulmonology at Groote Schuur Hospital, Bateman was honoured for his international contribution to improving the lives of people with respiratory diseases. Read more...