Sunday, 19 September 2021
UCT professor highlights dangers of iron deficiency disorder during pregnancy

The Division of Haematology at the University of Cape Town (UCT) and Groote Schuur Hospital (GSH) has embarked on a massive international campaign to drive awareness on the dangers of untreated iron deficiency disorder during pregnancy. The drive seeks to highlight the importance of a pre‑pregnancy diagnosis, to initiate treatment and to avoid the enormous post‑birth ramifications for the unborn baby.

Publication Date:
Tue, 31 Aug 2021 - 13:15
UCT SDG Africa Summit

On 13-15 September, the University of Cape Town will be hosting the International Summit on the SDGs in Africa. The Summit seeks to accelerate progress towards the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and mobilise action behind the African Union’s ‘Agenda 2063: The Africa We Want’ framework.

Publication Date:
Tue, 31 Aug 2021 - 13:15
5th Annual Pregnancy Symposium

This unique symposium draws participants from a broad spectrum of disciplines – obstetricians, gynaecologists, cardiologists, internal medicine specialists, anaesthetists and basic scientists from South Africa, Africa and beyond.

Publication Date:
Thu, 26 Aug 2021 - 14:30
COVID-19 is real

Professor Ntobeko Ntusi reacts to the current anti-vaccination protests, Aug 2021

Publication Date:
Mon, 23 Aug 2021 - 13:30