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Cape Heart Institute Monthly Seminar - Friday, 7th May 2021
Tue, 04 May 2021 - 09:00
Cape Heart Institute Monthly Seminar Speaker: Dr Daniel Reichart Title: "Cells of the adult human heart"
Echo Clinic:
Tue, 04 May 2021 - 08:15

 “COVID-19 Infection, Inflammation, and Thrombosis: State-of-the-Science”

An update on the fire at UCT: please support your alma mater
Mon, 03 May 2021 - 10:00

Dear Alumni and Friends of UCT,
By now you would have become aware of the news of the devastating fires that have being raging at your alma mater, the University of Cape Town. 

UCT Department of Medicine and Baxter Healthcare Bursaries
Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 12:15

The Department of Medicine, in the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, seeks to establish a Bursary Fund for Black South African students in need of financial support for training as healthcare practitioners, clinician scientists and medical researchers focussing on the burden of disease facing South Africa.

Baxter Healthcare seeks to commit to providing financial resources to the Baxter Healthcare Bursary Fund, under specific conditions, in advancement of transformation of the South African healthcare sector.

CHI Monthly Seminar
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 12:30
Cape Heart Institute Monthly Seminar

Date: Friday, 16th April 2021

Location: Chris Barnard Bldg., 5th Fl. Board Room and Zoom

Zoom details: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85642980081?pwd=b3V0NnZiUU82NGtBQzMvR1dyNFlvdz09

                       Meeting ID: 856 4298 0081

                       Passcode: 617886

Time: 12:00 – 13:00

Host: Prof Sandrine Lecour

Speaker: A/Prof. Rabia Johnson

Title: “ SAMRC RESPONSE TO COVID-19: The added value of wastewater surveillance for SARS CoV-2

TB mobile clinics launched
Wed, 14 Apr 2021 - 12:15

TB mobile clinics launched

Wellcome Trust new funding opportunity – Monday 12th April 2.30 SAST
Fri, 09 Apr 2021 - 10:45

The way Wellcome funds is changing to support our new strategy. We’ll support discovery research in any discipline through a simplified set of funding schemes. The new schemes are designed to give researchers across career stages more freedom, time and resource to pursue their ideas and build a better research culture. 

Join this webinar to hear more about our new schemes from Alyson Fox, Director of Research Funding and Michael Dunn, Director of Discovery Research.

Start-up Emerging Researcher Awards (SERA)
Tue, 30 Mar 2021 - 12:45

Call for Applications
Faculty of Health Sciences Research Committee (FRC)
Start-up Emerging Researcher Awards (SERA)
Deadline for Submission: 29 April 2021

Six outstanding UCT scientists recognised by the SAMRC
Tue, 23 Mar 2021 - 14:15

The South African Medical Research Council (SAMRC) has recognised six researchers and scientists from the University of Cape Town (UCT) at the 7th SAMRC Scientific Merit Awards ceremony.

COVID-19 third surge: ‘Fraught with problems’
Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 11:45

As a third wave of COVID-19 infections looms, the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Professor Marc Mendelson shared some lessons scientists learned during the second wave. He also sketched a picture of the anticipated third surge and offered some tips and advice on how to prepare.

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 14:00

Awarded to Dr Linda Boloko, CIDRI-Africa, UCT

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 - 08:15

Professor Solly Benatar extends an invitation to join the book launch (virtually) of the new publication “GLOBAL HEALTH: ETHICAL CHALLENGES” of which he is co-Editor.