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Pioneering ‘new science’ Masiphumelele
At the age of five, 20% of children in Masiphumelele are already infected with tuberculosis (TB). When these children enter high school, about half are infected with TB. By the time they become young adults, the infection rate has increased to...
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Thank you to all those who have played such a significant role in advancing the endeavours of the Department of Medicine in 2018. Be it service delivery, teaching or research, you have excelled at all levels.
Groote Schuur transplant programme breathes again
Groote Schuur transplant programme breathes again.
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. The event is the largest global respiratory...
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-...

 

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Sunday, 26 May 2019
HeFSSA Travel Award

HeFSSA has established an annual “HeFSSA Travel Award”. This award will hopefully help enhance local expertise and interest in heart failure in South Africa. We hope that knowledge gained will be shared through appropriate channels with local colleagues.

Publication Date:
Thu, 11 May 2017 - 12:15
UCT researchers discover heart-attack gene

UCT researchers, through global collaboration, have identified a new gene that is a major cause of sudden death among young people and athletes.

Publication Date:
Fri, 10 Mar 2017 - 14:00
Chance encounters: how Karen Sliwa is putting African cardiology on the map

Professor Karen Sliwa’s career has been characterised by chance and a lack of convention, and she has now broken convention again: she is the first woman and the first person from Africa to be elected as president of the World Heart Federation. 

Publication Date:
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 - 12:45
Dr Ntobeko Ntusi, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine Research Excellence Award

for his work in better understanding cardiovascular disease, particularly in an African setting

Publication Date:
Thu, 01 Sep 2016 - 10:00

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