Professor Ntobeko Ntusi, Chair and Head of the Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town, provides insights and guidelines from Infectious Disease Experts and Specialist Clinicians in the Department, as well as contributions from the global community that are deemed relevant to our circumstances.
On the anniversary of his birthday, UCT colleagues, family and friends honoured the late Professor Bongani Mayosi with a bibliography, an inaugural lecture and the renaming (and future renovations) of the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Health Sciences Library, which will now be known as the Bongani Mayosi Health Sciences Library.
Welcome to the Department of Medicine. The Department of Medicine is a large clinical department which plays a leading role in medical education and research, and provides clinical services to the communities of the Western Cape and, in the case of our highly specialised services, to patients throughout southern Africa.
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.
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.