1. Personal details:
Title: Prof
Name: Sanet H Kotzé
Work Address: Anatomy and Histology, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
2. Academic and Professional Qualifications:
1982 - BVSc (UP)
1990 - PhD (Veterinary Anatomy) (UP)
3. Relevant related work experience and current position:
1982-1983 - CSIR and Private practice
1983-1988 - Senior lecturer: Dept. of Anatomy Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Pretoria
1985-1986 - Visiting lecturer: Dept. Anatomy, Faculty of Veterinary Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA
1988-1992 - Senior lecturer: Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.
1992-1994 - Senior Lecturer, Dept. of Anatomy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria
1994-1998 - Lived and studied in Beijing, China
1998-2003 - Private practice and part–time lecturing
2003-2005 - Senior lecturer (part time), Dept. of Human Biology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town
2005-2007 - Senior Lecturer, Medical Biosciences, University of the Western Cape.
2007- present - Senior Lecturer and Associate Professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Stellenbosch University
4. Peer reviewed publications
  1. KOTZÉ SH, 1988. The arrangement of the muscle layers at the equine ileocaecal junction. Journal of the South African Veterinary Association, 59: 67-72.
  2. KOTZÉ SH, 1988. The pattern of venous drainage of the equine ileocaecal junction. Journal of the South African Veterinary Association, 59: 131-133.
  3. KOTZÉ SH, 1990. The arterial blood supply to the ileocaecal junction in the horse. Journal of the South African Veterinary Association, 61: 2-4.
  4. KOTZÉ SH & VAN ASWEGEN G, 1990. An immunohistochemical study of various peptide-containing endocrine cells and neurons at the equine ileocaecal junction. Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 57: 13-17.
  5. KOTZÉ SH & SOLEY JT, 1990. Scanning electron and light microscopy of the mucosa of the equine ileocaecal junction. Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 57: 19-23.
  6. VAN ASWEGEN G, KOTZÉ SH, VAN DER MERWE NJ & SMITH GA, 1992. Bioactive peptides and serotonin in the gut endocrine cells of the crocodile, Crocodylus niloticus (Laurenti 1768): an immunocytochemical study. Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 59: 123-127.
  7. KOTZĖ SH & SOLEY JT, 1992.  Specialized veins in the submucosa of the equine ileocaecal junction. Journal of Morphology, 214: 261-267
  8. KOTZĖ SH, VAN DER MERWE NJ, VAN ASWEGEN G & SMITH GA, 1992.A light microscopical study of the intestinal tract of the Nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus, Laurenti 1768). Onderstepoort Journal of' Veterinary Research, 56: 249-252.
  9. VAN DER MERWE NJ, KOTZĖ SH & SMITH  GA,  1993. The topography of the thoracic and abdominal organs of the Nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus). Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 60: 219-222.
  10. KOTZĖ SH & COETZEE HL, 1994. A histochemical study of mucus glycoproteins or mucins in the intestinal tract of the African elephant (Loxodonta africana). Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 61: 177-181.
  11. KOTZĖ SH & SOLEY JT, 1995. A scanning electron microscopic (SEM) study of the intestinal mucosa of the Nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus). Journal of Morphology, 225:169-178.
  12. COETZEE HL, KOTZĖ SH  & LOURENS N, 1995. Characterization of mucus glycoproteins in the intestinal mucosa of the African elephant (Loxodonta africana) following lectin histochemistry. Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 62: 187-192.VAN ASWEGEN G, VAN NOODEN S, KOTZÉ SH, DE VOS V &SCHOEMAN JH, 1996. The intestine and endocrine pancreas of the African elephant: a histological, immunocytochemical and immunofluorescence study. Onderstepoort Journal of Veterinary Research, 63: 335-340.
  13. KOTZÉ SH, VAN DER MERWE EL, O'RIAIN MJ, 2006 The topography and gross anatomy of the gastrointestinal tract of the Cape dune mole-rat (Bathyergus suillus) Anatomia, Histologia, Embryologia, 35 (4): 259-64 doi:10.1111/j.1439-0264.2005.00676.
  14. KOTZÉ SH,.VAN DER MERWE EL, NDOU R, O' RIAIN MJ AND. BENNETT NC 2009. The colonic groove or furrow: a comparative morphological study in six species of African mole-rats (Rodentia, Bathyergidae). Journal of Morphology. 270: 966-975 DOI: 10.1002/jmor.10733.
  15. KOTZÉ SH, VAN DER MERWE EL, BENNETT NC, O'RIAIN MJ, 2010. The comparative anatomy of the abdominal gastrointestinal tract of six species of African mole-rats. Journal of Morphology, 271: 50–60 DOI: 10.1002/jmor.10778.
  16. KOTZÉ SH, BOONZAIER J, VORSTER W, HOOGLAND PVJM 2011. A Morphological Study of the Vertebral Venous Plexus (VVP) and its connections in the Cape dune mole-rat, Bathyergus suillus (Bathyergidae) Journal of Morphology 272:280–286 DOI: 10.1002/jmor.10911.
  17. KOTZÉ SH, HOLZKNECHT ZE, THOMAS AD, EVERETT M, TAYLOR S, DUCKETT LD, WHITESIDES J, MCDERMOTT P, LIN SS, PARKER W. 2011 Spontaneous bacterial cell lysis and biofilm formation in the colon of the Cape Dune mole-rat and the laboratory rabbit. Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 90: 1773-1783, DOI: 10.1007/s00253-011-3207-5.
  18. VAN DER HORST G, MAREE L, KOTZÉ SH, O'RIAIN, MJ. 2011 Sperm structure and motility in the eusocial naked mole-rat, Heterocephalus glaber: a case of degenerative orthogenesis in the absence of sperm competition? BMC Evol Biol. 11:351 1doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-351-362.
  19. HOOGLAND PVJM, VORSTER W, GROEN RJM, KOTZÉ SH*. 2012. Possible thermoregulatory functions of the internal vertebral venous plexus (IVVP) in man and various other mammals. Evidence from comparative anatomical studies. Clinical Anatomy. 25:452–460. DOI 10.1002/ca.2127.
  20. KOTZÉ SH, MOLE CG, GREYLING LM. 2012 The Translucent Cadaver: An Evaluation of the Use of Full Body Digital X-Ray Images and Drawings in Surface Anatomy Education. Anatomical Sciences Education (ASE) 5:287–294 DOI 10.1002/ase.1277.
  21. SMITH HF, PARKER WH, KOTZÉ SH, LAURIN M. 2013. Multiple independent appearances of the cecal appendix in mammalian evolution and an investigation of related ecological and anatomical factors. Comptes Rendus Palevol 12:339-354 DOI:10.1016/j.crpv.2012.12.001.
  22. BOONZAIER J, VAN DER MERWE E, BENNETT NC, KOTZÉ SH*. 2013 Comparative Gastrointestinal Morphology of Three Small Mammalian Insectivores: Acomys spinosissimus, Crocidura cyanea and Amblysomus hottentotus. Journal of Morphology 274:615–626 DOI: 10.1002/jmor.20118.
  23. BOONZAIER J, VAN DER MERWE E, BENNETT NC, KOTZÉ SH*. 2013 A comparative histochemical study of the distribution of mucins in the gastrointestinal tracts of three insectivorous mammals Acta Histochemica  115:549– 556 DOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.acthis.2012.12.003.
  24. KOTZÉ SH, MOLE CG. 2013 Talking about death: Discovering the perceptions of medical students through peer discussion of dissection, death and dying. Anatomical Sciences Education (ASE) 6:191–198 DOI:10.1002/ase.1332.
  25. KOTZÉ SH, DRIESCHER ND MOLE CG 2013 The translucent cadaver: A follow up study to gauge the efficacy of implementing previously suggested changes. Anatomical Sciences Education (ASE) 6: 433-439 DOI: 10.1002/ase.1365.
  26. HOOGLAND PV, WESSELS Q, VORSTER W, GROEN RJ, WETTSTEIN R, GREYLING LM, KOTZÉ SH 2013 The posterior intercostal vein: A thermoregulatory gateway to the internal vertebral venous plexus. Clinical Anatomy 26:735-740 DOI:10.1002/ca.22282.
  27. WALTERS J, MARAIS S, JOHNSON O, BENNETT NC, ALAGAILI AN, MOHAMMED OB, KOTZÉ SH* 2014 The comparative gastrointestinal morphology of five species of muroid rodents found in Saudi Arabia. Journal of Morphology 275:980–990 DOI 10.1002/jmor.20270.
  28. KOTZÉ SH, MOLE CG. 2015 Making large class basic histology lectures more interactive: The use of draw-along mapping techniques and associated educational activities.  Anatomical Sciences Education (ASE) 8:463-70. doi: 10.1002/ase.1514.
  29. JOHNSON O, MARAIS S, WALTERS J, VAN DER MERWE EL, ALAGAILI  AN, MOHAMMED OB, BENNETT NC, KOTZÉ SH2016 The distribution of mucous secreting cells in the gastrointestinaltracts of three small rodents from Saudi Arabia: Acomys dimidiatus, Meriones rex and Meriones libycus. Acta Histochemica 118: 118–128  doi.org/10.1016/j.acthis.2015.12.003.
  30. PEREIRA DL, WALTERS J, BENNETT NC, ALAGAILI   AN, MOHAMMED OB, KOTZÉ SH*. 2016 The Comparative Gastrointestinal Morphology of Jaculus jaculus (Rodentia) and Paraechinus aethiopicus (Erinaceomorpha). Journal of Morphology: 277: 671–679 DOI: 10.1002/jmor.20526.
  31. GELDENHUYS E, BURGER EH, ALBLAS A, GREYLINGA LM, KOTZÉ SH*. 2016 The Association between Healed Skeletal Fractures Indicative of Interpersonal Violence and Alcoholic Liver Disease in a Cadaver Cohort from the Western Cape, South Africa. Alcohol 52:41-4.
  32. GELDENHUYS E, BURGER EH, VAN HELDEN  PD, MOLE CG, KOTZÉ SH* 2016 Optimizing the use of cadavers by integrating pathology during anatomy dissection. Anatomical Sciences Education (ASE) 9:575-582 DOI 10.1002/ase.161.
  33. SMITH, HF, PARKER W, KOTZÉ SH, LAURIN M. 2016. Morphological evolution of the mammalian cecum and cecal appendix. Comptes Rendus Palevol Early view online: doi.org/10.1016/j.crpv.2016.06.001

*Senior and corresponding author.

5. Participation in conferences
  1. KOTZÉ SH, SOLEY JT, 1989. Scanning electron microscopic observations of the equine ileocaecal mucosa. Electron Microscopy Society of Southern Africa- Proceedings, 19: 131-132.
  2. KOTZÉ SH, SOLEY, JT 1990. Structure of "intimal cushions" in the veins of the equine ileocaecal junction. Proceedings/ Communications of the Electron Microscopy Society of Southern Africa, 20: 177-178.
  3. KOTZÉ SH, VAN DER MERWE NJ, SMITH GA, VAN ASWEGEN, G 1991. Some aspects of the histology of the intestinal tract of the nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus). Proceedings/ Communications of the Electron Microscopic Society of Southern Africa, 21: 211-212.
  4. KOTZÉ SH, SOLEY JT 1993. Scanning electron microscopic observations of the small intestinal mucosa of the nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus). Proceedings/ Communications of the Electron Microscopic Society of Southern Africa. 23, 45.
  5. KOTZÉ SH, 1994. The histology of the intestinal tract of the African elephant, Loxodonta africana. Journal of Anatomy, 184:440.
  6. KOTZÉ SH, COETZEE HL, 1994. A histochemical study of the mucus glycoproteins of mucins in the intestinal tract of the African elephant (Loxodonta africana). Journal of Anatomy, 185: 688.
  7. COETZEE, HL, KOTZÉ, SH & LOURENS, N 1994. Characterization of mucus glycoproteins in the intestinal mucosa of the African elephant (Loxodonta africana) following lectin histochemistry. Journal of Anatomy, 185:690
  8. KOTZÉ, SH & SOLEY, JT, 1994. The intestinal mucosa of the Nile crocodile (Crocodylus niloticus): A SEM study. Proceedings: XIV Federative International Congress of Anatomy. Lisbon, Portugal
  9. LOUW GJ, FRIEDLING LJ, VIVIAN L and KOTZE SH 2004. Assessing the perceptions of Medical students of Gross Anatomy dissection as a learning activity at the University of Cape Town Proceedings of the Anatomical Society of Southern Africa Clinical Anatomy web site
  10. KOTZE SH, VAN DER MERWE EL, O'RIAIN MJ 2005 The gross anatomy of the intestinal tract of the cape dune mole-rat (Bathyergus suillus). 2005 Proceedings of the Anatomical Society of Southern Africa Clinical Anatomy web site
  11. KOTZÉ SH, VAN DER MERWE EL, O'RIAIN MJ 2006 Comparative anatomical aspects of the gastrointestinal tracts of four species of African mole rats with reference to the colonic separation mechanism Proceedings of the Anatomical Society of Southern Africa 2006 Clinical Anatomy 19:734–745
  12. VAN DER HORST G, MAREE L, KOTZÉ SH and BROOKS N. 2006 Number of sperm mitochondria and sperm velocity: species specificity and relationships in selected mammals Proceedings Microscopy Society of Southern Africa 36: 52
  13. NDOU R, VAN DER MERWE EL, O'RIAIN MJ and KOTZÉ SH 2007 A histochemical analysis of mucin-containing goblet cells of the intestinal tracts of three species of African mole rats. Clinical Anatomy web site
  14. KOTZÉ SH, NDOU R, and VAN DER MERWE EL 2008 The comparative morphology of the colonic groove in seven species of African mole-rats.  Clinical Anatomy web site
  15. KOTZÉ SH, VORSTER W, DEKKER B, ALBLAS A, PAGE BJ, HOOGLAND PVJM 2009. The morphology of the subcutaneous venous connections and eccrine sweat glands in the interscapular and lumbar areas: A Comparative Pilot Study. Proceedings IFAA International Conference, Cape Town
  16. MAREE L, KOTZE SH, VAN DER HORST G. 2010. Mammalian sperm mitochondria: does the size of the midpiece count? Proceedings of 11th International Symposium on Spermatology, Okinawa Japan
  17. VAN DER HORST G, MAREE L, KOTZE SH, O' RIAIN JM. 2010. Sperm biology of the eusocial naked rodent mole, Heterocephalus glaber: degenerative orthogenesis? Proceedings of 11th International Symposium on Spermatology, Okinawa Japan
  18. KOTZÉ SH, BOONZAIER J, VORSTER W., WILLIAMS R, HOOGLAND P, PAGE BJ. 2010. Some aspects of the anatomy of the vertebral venous plexus (VVP) and its connections in the Cape dune mole-rat, Bathyergus suillus., XII ISMS Conference proceedings, Taormina, Italy
  19. VAN DER HORST G, MAREE L, KOTZ É SH, O'RIAIN J. 2010 Naked rodent mole sex: Clues to human infertility and population control. Invited plenary paper: Proceedings of the 57th Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society. Vancouver, Canada.
  20. ALBLAS A, HOOGLAND PVJM, KOTZÉ SH 2011.The morphology of the internal vertebral venous plexus (IVVP) in the cape penguin, Spheniscus demersus: a possible thermoregulatory role. Clinical Anatomy 24:924–935 39h ASSA Conference, WITS
  21. KOTZÉ SH, APRIL V, VORSTER W, GREYLING LM, PAGE BJ. 2011 Perceptions of cadaver dissection by first year medical students at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa.  Clinical Anatomy 24:924–935 39th ASSA Conference , WITS
  22. WETTSTEIN RKRW, GREYLING LM, HOOGLAND PVJM, KOTZÉ SH 2011. Possible presence of sphincter-like structures in the connecting veins between the azygos veins and the internal vertebral venous plexus (IVVP) in humans. Clinical Anatomy 24:924–935 39th ASSA Conference WITS
  23. MAREE L, HENKEL R, VAN DER HORST G, KOTZÉ SH 2011. Human sperm metabolism: best of both worlds? Proceedings of PNSA Conference, UWC, Cape Town.
  24. KOTZE SH, MOLE CG, HANEKOM M, GREYLING LM 2012. Preliminary outcomes of incorporating full body digital x-ray images (Lodox® Statscan®) of cadavers to the dissection program at the Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, South Africa. 11th Congress of European Association of Clinical Anatomy (EACA) held jointly with Summer Meeting of British Association of Clinical Anatomists (BACA), University of Padua, Padua, Italy (Clinical Anatomy 25:265–282).
  25. KOTZÉ, SH, MOLE CG, GREYLING LM  2012 Student perceptions of the inclusion of full body digital X-ray images (Lodox® Statscan®) as a tool for surface anatomy education. Clinical Anatomy 25:918–928 40th ASSA Conference Windhoek, Namibia
  26. BOONZAIER J, VAN DER MERWE EL, BENNETT NC, KOTZÉ SH  2012 A comparative morphological study of the abdominal gastrointestinal tract of three insectivorous mammals: Clinical Anatomy 25:918–928 40th ASSA Conference Windhoek, Namibia
  27. BOONZAIER J, VAN DER MERWE EL, BENNETT NC, KOTZÉ SH  2012 A comparative study of mucin secreting cells in the gastrointestinal tracts of the insectivorous species Acomys spinosissimus, Crocidura cyanea, Amblysomus hottentotus. Clinical Anatomy 25:918–928 40th ASSA Conference Windhoek, Namibia
  28. KOTZÉ SH,  GELDENHUYS E,  VORSTER  W,. HOOGLAND  PVJM  2012  A Morphological Study of the Vertebral Venous Plexus (VVP) and Its Connections in the Macaque Monkey, Macaca mulatta Clinical Anatomy 25:918–928 40th ASSA Conference Windhoek, Namibia
  29. HOOGLAND PVJM, GROEN RJM, KOTZÉ SH, VORSTER W 2012. Why do we have incompetent venous valves? Clinical Anatomy 25:918–928 40th ASSA Conference Windhoek, Namibia
  30. HOOGLAND, PVJM, WETTSTEIN RKRW, GREYLING LM, KOTZÉ SH 2012 Histological evidence of structures regulating blood flow to the internal vertebral venous plexus in humans: Possible role in thermoregulation. Clinical Anatomy 25:918–928 40th ASSA Conference Windhoek, Namibia
  31. GELDENHUYS E., BURGER EH, GREYLING LM, KOTZÉ SH 2013 Mean Cardiac Valve Circumferences in a Cadaver Population at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University . 5th International Symposium of Clinical and Applied Anatomy (ISCAA), Graz, Austria.  Rev Arg de Anat Clin 5 (2): 97-151
  32. GELDENHUYS E, BURGER EH, JORDAAN AM, KOTZÉ SH 2013 The prevalence of emphysema in association with pulmonary tuberculosis in a cadaver population: a morphological study 5th International Symposium of Clinical and Applied Anatomy (ISCAA), Graz, Austria.  Rev Arg de Anat Clin 5 (2): 97-151
  33. KOTZÉ SH, DRIESCHER ND, MOLE CG. 2013 Gauging the efficacy of students' suggested changes to the study of surface anatomy using full body digital X-rays 41st ASSA Conference Durban. Clinical Anatomy 26:911–917 and AMEE 2013: Prague
  34. MAREE L, KOTZÉ SH, O'RIAIN MJ, VAN DER HORST G. Lack of sperm competition: sperm quality of the naked mole-rat (Heterocephalus glaber) Biology of Spermatozoa (BoS.12) Meeting, 9-13 September 2013, Sheffield, UK
  35. KOTZÉ SH 2014 The challenges of developing affordable teaching innovations in Anatomy and Histology in South Africa. Annals of Anatomy  (Anatomischer Anzeiger) 196: 218 Invited Symposium speaker at the Conference of the International Federation of Associations of Anatomists (IFAA) held in Beijing, China in August 2014
  36. KOTZÉ SH 2014 Quiet please! Draw-along mind maps to focus students in a large classroom setting. AMEE 2014 Conference abstracts, Milan Italy
  37. DA SILVA, M.B., E. GELDENHUYS, E.H. BURGER, J.W. LOTZ, R.D. PITCHER, S.H. KOTZÉ. 2015 Standardizing the criteria for the examination of chest X-rays in embalmed cadavers. Proceedings of the 42nd  ASSA 2014 Conference Published in Clinical Anatomy 28: 399–412
  38. GELDENHUYS E., E.H. BURGER, A.M. JORDAAN, E.M. STREICHER, M. HANEKOM, R.M. WARREN, T.C. VICTOR, P.D. VAN HELDEN AND S.H. KOTZE. 2015 Genotypic analysis of mycobacterial DNA from formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) pulmonary tissues from previously embalmed cadavers. Proceedings of the 42nd  ASSA 2014 Conference Published in Clinical Anatomy 28: 399–412
  39. GELDENHUYS E., E.H. BURGER, A.M. JORDAAN, E.M. STREICHER, M. HANEKOM, R.M. WARREN, T.C. VICTOR, P.D. VAN HELDEN AND S.H. KOTZE. 2015 An evaluation of five different mycobacterial DNA extraction methods from formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded (FFPE) pulmonary tissue removed from previously embalmed cadavers. Proceedings of the 42nd  ASSA 2014 Conference Published in Clinical Anatomy 28: 399–412
  40. KOTZÉ, S.H. 2015Draw-along mind maps in basic histology: making large class teaching interactive. Proceedings of the 42nd  ASSA 2014 Conference Published in Clinical Anatomy 28: 399–412
  41. GELDENHUYS E., DA SILVA, M.B., E.H. BURGER, J.W. LOTZ, R.D. PITCHER, S.H. KOTZÉ. 2015 A Correlation between Chest Radiographic and Pulmonary Dissection Findings in Embalmed Cadavers. Proceedings of the 42nd  ASSA 2014 Conference Published in Clinical Anatomy 28: 399–412
  42. WALTERS, J., S. MARIAS, O. JOHNSON, N.C. BENNET, A. ALAGAILI, O.B. MOHAMMED, S.H. KOTZÉ. 2015 The comparative morphology of the abdominal gastrointestinal tract of eight rodent species from the Saudi Arabian peninsula. Proceedings of the 42nd  ASSA 2014 Conference Published in Clinical Anatomy 28: 399–412
  43. MARAIS, S, O. JOHNSON, J. WALTERS, E.L. VAN DER MERWE, N. BENNETT, A. ALAGAILI, O.B. MOHAMMED,  S.H. KOTZÉ. 2015 A histochemical study of the distribution of mucus secreting cells in the gastrointestinal track of the King jird, Meriones rex and the Arabian spiny mouse, Acomys dimidiatus. Proceedings of the 42nd  ASSA 2014 Conference Published in Clinical Anatomy 28: 399–412.
  44. GELDENHUYS  E, A  ALBLAS, EH  BURGER, LM GREYLING SH KOTZÉ The Association Between Tuberculosis and Hypertrophic Pulmonary Osteoarthropathy in a Cadaver Population from the Western Cape, South Africa.  Proceedings of the 43rd  ASSA 2015 Conference to be Published in Clinical Anatomy.
  45. GELDENHUYS E, EH BURGER, PD VAN HELDEN, SH KOTZÉ Prevalence of Pulmonary Tuberculosis (PTB) in Cadavers from a Low Socio-Economic, High TB  Burden Community in the Western Cape Province, South Africa. Proceedings of the 43rd  ASSA 2015 Conference to be Published in Clinical Anatomy.
  46. KOTZÉ SH, CG MOLE The front limb osteology and myology of two species of African mole-rats, Bathyergus suillus and Heterocephalus glaber
  47. GREYLING  LM,  GELDENHUYS  E, A  ALBLAS, EH  BURGER, SH KOTZÉ The association between pulmonary tuberculosis and periostic rib lesions in a cadaver population from a high tuberculosis burden, Western Cape, South Africa. Proceedings of the 43rd  ASSA 2015 Conference to be Published in Clinical Anatomy.
  48. KOTZÉ SH, E GELDENHUYS, A  ALBLAS, EH  BURGER, LM GREYLING  The association between alcoholic liver disease (ALD) and healed cranio-maxillofacial fractures suggestive of interpersonal violence (IPV) in a South African cadaver population. International Congress of Clinical Anatomy 2015: Rouen, France. To be published in Clinical Anatomy.
  49. NEL, S., EVERSON, F., STRIJDOM, H., KOTZÉ, S.H. 2016. Effect of antiretroviral treatment and obesity on the perivascular adipose tissue and aortic wall thickness in a rat model.  Proceedings of the 44th ASSA 2016 Conference to be Published in Clinical Anatomy.
  50. TRUTER, D., EVERSON, F., STRIJDOM, H., KOTZÉ, S.H. 2016. Effect of anti-retroviral treatment and obesity on the distrubution of mucin-secreting cells in the stomach and colon of the Wistar rat Proceedings of the 44th ASSA 2016 Conference to be Published in Clinical Anatomy.
  51. PEREIRA, D.L., WALTERS, J., BENNET, N.C., ALAGAILI, A.N., MOHAMMED, O.B., KOTZÉ, S.H. 2016. The comparative gastrointestinal morphology of Jaculus jaculus and Paraechinus aethiopicus, two mammals commonly found in Saudi Arabia.  Proceedings of the 44th ASSA 2016 Conference to be Published in Clinical Anatomy.
  52. GELDENDHUYS, E., BURGER, E.H., ALBLAS A. GREYLING L.M., KOTZÉ, S.H. 2016.  The association between alcoholic liver disease (ALD) and healed cranio-maxillofacial fractures suggestive of interpersonal violence (IPV) in a South African cadaver population. Proceedings of the 44th ASSA 2016 Conference to be Published in Clinical Anatomy.
  53. GELDENHUYS, E., BURGER, E.H., ALBLAS A. GREYLING L.M., KOTZÉ SH 2016. Prevalence of Spinal Pathology in Embalmed Cadavers used for Medical Dissection at Stellenbosch University, South Africa.  Proceedings of the 44th ASSA 2016 Conference to be Published in Clinical Anatomy.
  54. Kotzé S.H., Geldenhuys E., 2016. Enhancing writing skills by using peer-marking in anatomy journal club abstract writing exercises. Proceedings of the 8th International Symposium of Clinical Anatomy (ISCA), August 2016. Budapest, Hungary.

6. Membership in national and international bodies

BOARD REGISTRATION

  • Registered as veterinarian with the South African Veterinary Council (SAVA)
  • Registered as an acupuncturist with the Allied Health Profession Council of South Africa (AHPCSA)

COMMITTEE MEMBER:

  • Member of the Research Ethics Committee: Animal Care and Use, University of Stellenbosch (2011 to present )
  • Chairperson Research Ethics Committee: Animal Care and Use, University of Stellenbosch (2014 to present)
  • Council member of Anatomical Society of Southern Africa (ASSA) (2007- present)
  • Treasurer of ASSA (2012-2014)
  • Vice president ASSA 2014 -2015
  • Secretary of the conference organizing committee for the 17th International Congress of the 2009 International Federation of Associations of Anatomists (IFAA)  from 2007-2009.

MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL / ACADEMIC ASSOCIATIONS

  • Lifelong member of Anatomical Society of Southern Africa (ASSA)
  • Member of the IFAA (International Federation of Associations of Anatomists)
  • Member of SAWISE (South African Women in Science and Engineering)
7. Awards and scientific / scholarly recognition
  • Received the Fisher Veterinary Literature Award for the best article published in the veterinary field in 1989 for the article "The pattern of venous drainage in the ileocaecal junction of the horse" which appeared in the Journal of the South African Veterinary Association
  • S V Naidoo Award for the Best Poster at the 38th ASSA conference, Protea Kruger Gate, 2008 for the poster entitled "The comparative morphology of the colonic groove in seven species of African mole-rats"
  • Hanno Boon Award for Best Presentation in Medical Education at the 41st ASSA conference, Durban, 2013: "Gauging the efficacy of students' suggested changes to the study of surface anatomy using full body digital X-rays"
  • Best presenter award at Centre for Health Sciences Education: 2013 Annual Academic Day, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Rector's Award (Stellenbosch University) for general performance for the years of  2012, 2013 and 2014