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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.
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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.
How does HTLV-1 cause malignant and inflammatory diseases.
Visiting lecturer Charles Bangham on the Department of Medicine's Research Day. Department of Immunology
Neglect exacerbating rheumatic heart disease
Primary healthcare systems in many low- and middle-income countries are not prioritising simple, effective measures to treat rheumatic heart disease, a preventable disease, says a new study lead by UCT's Prof Bongani Mayosi.
Preparing for the Next 100 Years A Week in the Life of the UCT/GSH Department of Medicine
“2014 marks 20 years of freedom in South Africa. It is an opportunity to reflect on what has been achieved over this period and cast our eyes to the future.”
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Monday, 1 May 2017

Colleagues and students in the Faculty of Health Sciences were recently thrilled by the news that Professor Robert J Wilkinson, Director of the Clinical Infectious Disease Research Initiative (CIDRI). Full Member of the Institute for Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine (IDM) and Honorary Professor in the Department of Medicine, had been awarded an A1 rating – the highest – by the National Research Foundation (NRF). 

Publication Date:
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 10:15

The pre-eminent funder for health-related research in South Africa, the South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) is funding crucial work relevant to the local context in several clinical departments in the Faculty of Health Sciences at UCT.

Publication Date:
Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 11:30

Vitamin D supplementation may reverse seasonal nutritional deficiency and slow down HIV progression in Cape Town, South Africa, according to a study by University of Cape Town (UCT) academics 

Publication Date:
Wednesday, August 5, 2015 - 10:45

Prof. Karen Sliwa, Director, the Hatter Institute for Cardiovascular Research in Africa,  has been identified as a Global Leader in Cardiovascular Medicine, 

Publication Date:
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 11:45

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