Masters Scholarship WHO Toolkit
Masters Scholarship in “Testing the WHO Age Friendly Primary Health Care Toolkit to improve care for older patients.”
Hamilton Naki Clinical Advert for 2017
Hamilton Naki was a laboratory assistant to cardiac surgeon, Christiaan Barnard. He is credited with having passed on his surgical skills to thousands of medical students despite not having received a formal medical education.
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.
How does HTLV-1 cause malignant and inflammatory diseases.
Visiting lecturer Charles Bangham on the Department of Medicine's Research Day. Department of Immunology
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Monday, 26 June 2017
Faculty of Health Sciences and SAMRC take medical research to new heights

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 might slow down HIV progression – UCT study

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
Leaders in CVD Prof. K Sliwa in European Heart Journal

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
Professor Michael Kew honoured for lifetime achievement award

Honorary Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Cape Town and Groote Schuur Hospital, Professor Michael (Mike) Kew, was honoured at this year’s CANSA ‘Research in Action’ conference

Publication Date:
Tuesday, August 4, 2015 - 11:15