Statistical Support



Committee Members


Terms of Reference


Statistical Support


Post Grad


Approval Process


Protocol Submission Form

We have a statistical support services for all postgraduate students in our department.

This is a unique service to which we direct DRC funds.

It is a requirement for all MMed students in the department to have a meeting with our statistical support to discuss their project at the protocol development stage for DRC approval.

Please contact Janine Daniels at 021 406 6301 or Wisdom Basera to book an appointment

Currently Mr Basera’s time is considerably restricted (10 hours/week), but the DRC has approved an expansion of the statistical support in 2019.

We hope to have the preferred candidate available for statistical support by June 2019.

Statistical Analyst - Mr Wisdom Basera

Mr Wisdom BaseraWisdom is currently enrolled in a PhD in Public Health with the Centre for Environmental and Occupational Health Research.

He completed his MPH specialising in Biostatistics and Epidemiology in 2013.  He has worked in different research groups including SAFFA, CIDRI, DTHF and CIDER as a Data Manager and Data Analyst. Current projects include developing pesticide exposure methodology and assessing the effects of environmental pesticide exposure on reproductive development in a rural Western Cape cohort of children. He also provides data analysis support for the IMPI-2/CREOLE Clinical Trials under the Mayosi Research Group and young emerging researchers respectively.