UCT Dept of Medicine Covid-19 updates
Professor Ntobeko Ntusi, Chair and Head of the Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, provides insights and guidelines from Infectious Disease Experts and Specialist Clinicians in the Department, as well as contributions from the global...
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Thursday, 2 July 2020
COVID-19 Resources

With the international spread of COVID-19, health care professionals need to be ready to provide appropriate advice, diagnostic work-up and management for patients suspected or confirmed to have the condition.

Publication Date:
Tue, 10 Mar 2020 - 12:15
Memorial Service held to honour Professor Emeritus Lionel Opie

The Department of Medicine held a Memorial Service on 3 March 2020 to honour Professor Emeritus Lionel Opie, who passed away on 20 February 2020.

Publication Date:
Tue, 03 Mar 2020 - 13:15
Physicians Conference jointly organised by UCT and Stellenbosch Departments of Medicine

Our recent biennial Physicians Conference was held at the River Club in Observatory, 20-23 February 2020. For the 1st time in the history of the conference this was a joint initiative with our colleagues from Stellenbosch University.

Publication Date:
Thu, 20 Feb 2020 - 13:00
What the discovery of a new HIV strain means for the pandemic

The discovery of a rare new strain of HIV for the first time in nearly 20 years recently made headlines around the world.

Publication Date:
Fri, 14 Feb 2020 - 09:30