Fundraiser Launch - Leading with Excellence
Groote Schuur Hospital & Professor Ntobeko Ntusi cordially invite you to our Leading with Excellence Dinner & Auction
Cochrane Library
We are delighted to inform you that the South African Medical Research Council in partnership with Wiley (the publisher of the Cochrane Library) has secured a national license for the Library which means all South African residents have free, one-...
2018 Physicians Conference
UCT, Department of Medicine, 2018 Physicians Conference, Focus on the interface between general and obstetric medicine, Save the Date
The New Head of Department is Dr Ntobeko Ntusi
Dr Ntobeko Ntusi has been appointed as the new Head of the Department (HOD) of Medicine, from November 2016. Dr Ntusi replaces Professor Bongani Mayosi, who is Dean designate for the Faculty of Health Sciences.
The Department of Medicine of the University of Cape Town is a large academic and clinical department which plays a leading role in medical education and research, while providing clinical services to the communities of the Western Cape.

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Wednesday, 18 October 2017
Prof Sandie Thomson to receive highest honour from World Gastroenterology Organisation

The World Gastroenterology Organisation (WGO) will award its 2017 Masters of the WGO (MWGO) Award to Professor Sandie Thomson, head of the Division of Medical Gastroenterology in the Department of Medicine.

Publication Date:
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 10:45
A/Prof Ross Awarded Top-up Grant by Addison's Disease Self-help Group

A/Prof. Ian Ross was awarded a top up grant to the value of £5000 by the Addison's disease self-help group.

Publication Date:
Friday, July 28, 2017 - 08:30
Keynote address accolade for Prof Dheda

Professor Keertan Dheda, head of the Division of Pulmonology in UCT’s Department of Medicine, recently delivered a keynote address at the 2017 American Thoracic Society Conference in Washington DC. 

Publication Date:
Monday, July 17, 2017 - 09:30
Call for project proposals Masters Biomedical Forensic Science students

Dear Colleagues

Can I ask that you send this to your academic staff who may be interested in collaborating with us in a forensic science / pathology project for our Masters students; or interested in co-supervising such a project. As you know there are forensic aspects to all disciplines, for example, procedure related deaths (Section 56 of the Health Professions Amendment Act), trauma deaths, maternal mortality, child deaths, molecular autopsies, post mortem imaging / virtopsy, OP poisoning, etc.

Publication Date:
Friday, May 12, 2017 - 08:45