Medicine and Health Sciences
Welcome to Stellenbosch University

NRF Rated Researchers

​​​​​​A-rated

​Prof MF Cotton​Paediatrics and Child Health
​Prof HS SchaafPaediatrics and Child Health​
Prof PD Van HeldenMolecular Biology and Human Genetics, Biomedical Sciences

B-rated

Prof R Emsley
Psychiatry
Prof AC Hesseling
Paediatrics and Child Health, Desmond Tutu TB Centre
Prof G Walzl
​​Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Biomedical Sciences
Prof EG Hoal-van Helden                    Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Biomedical Sciences
Prof S Seedat        
Psychiatry​
Prof RM Warren
Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Biomedical Sciences
Prof AH Diacon
Medical Physiology, Biomedical Sciences
Prof NC Gey van Pittius               
Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Biomedical Sciences
Prof SW Moore
Paediatric Surgery, Surgical Sciences

C-rated

Prof JA Carr
Neurology, Medicine
Dr SS Du Plessis Medical Physiology, Biomedical Sciences​
Prof CJ Kinnear Biomedical Sciences​
​Prof RP Lamberts
Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgical Sciences
Prof C Lochner
Psychiatry
Prof RJ Mash
​Family Medicine and Primary Care, Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
Prof TN Young
Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
Prof S Bardien-Kruger

Prof R Blaauw
Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Biomedical Sciences

Global Health
Prof MR Davids

Dr EH Decloedt

Prof SE Drimie
Internal Medicine

Medicine

Global Health
Prof S  Engelbrecht
Medical Virology, Pathology

Prof W Ferris

Endocrinology, Medicine​

​Prof DR Franken
​Biomedical Sciences
Prof P Goussard
Paediatrics and Child Health
​Prof SD Hanekom
​Physiotherapy, Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
Dr SMJ Hemmings
​Psychiatry
Prof PB Hesseling
Paediatrics and Child Health
Prof  B Huisamen
Medical Physiology, Biomedical Sciences
Dr AG Johnson 
Paediatric Surgery, Surgical Sciences
Prof MJ Kotze
Anatomical Pathology, Pathology
Prof SH Kotze
​Biomedical Sciences
Prof QA Louw

Dr AG Loxton
Physiotherapy, Interdisciplinary Health Sciences

Biomedical Sciences
Prof MA Miller

Prof G Mji
Biomedical Sciences

Global Health
Prof DHJ Niehaus

Prof PS Nyasulu
Psychiatry

Global Health
Dr S Parsons
Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Biomedical Sciences
Prof R Pitcher
Medical Imaging and Clinical Oncology
​Dr K Ronacher-Mansvelt
​​Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Biomedical Sciences
Prof SL Sampson

Prof DP Smit
​Biomedical Sciences

Surgical Sciences
Prof J Smith

Dr G Spies
Paediatrics and Child Health

Psychiatry
​Dr R Van Toorn
Paediatrics and Child Health
Dr GU Van Zyl​
Medical Virology, Pathology
​Prof JM Warwick
Nuclear Medicine, Medical Imaging and Clinical Oncology
Prof AE Zemlin
Pathology
Prof JM Akudugu
Radiobiology, Medical Imaging and Clinical Oncology​​
Dr A Bekker
Paediatrics and Child Health​​
Dr A Dramowski
Paediatrics and Child Health
Dr RH Glashoff​
​Medical Virology, Pathology​
Prof CFN Koegelenberg
Pulmonology, Medicine
Dr M Moller
Biomedical Sciences

​Prof K Moodley
Centre for Medical Ethics and Law, Medicine
​Prof P Naidoo
​Psychiatry
​Prof XG Mbhenyane
​Human Nutrition, Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
​Prof SC Van Schalkwyk
​Centre for Health Professions Education
​Prof GD van der Spuy

Prof RE Venter
​Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Biomedical Sciences

Sport Sciences
​Prof EWA Zöllner
​​Paediatrics and Child Health

P-rated

​Prof GDV TheronMolecular Biology and Human Genetics, ​Biomedical Sciences

Y-rated

​Dr A Roos

Dr AL Slogrove
​Psychiatry 

Paediatrics and Child Care
​Dr Y Brink Physiotherapy, ​Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
​Dr NN Chegou

Dr AGG Doruyter
Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, ​Biomedical Sciences

Medical Imaging and Clinical Oncology
Dr N Du Plessis

Dr S Du Plessis
Biomedical Sciences

Psychiatry
Dr M Heine

Dr S Innes

Dr GB Jacobs

Dr S Kilian

Dr WJ Kraak

Dr G Leisching

Dr GJ Maarman
Institute of Sport and Exercise Medicine

Paediatrics and Child Health

Pathology

Psychiatry

Sport Sciences

DST/NRF Centre of Excellence in Biomedical Tuberculosis Research

Paediatrics and Child Care
​Dr LD Morris​Physiotherapy, Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
Dr LL Nkonki

Dr EA Ochodo
Community Health, Interdisciplinary Health Sciences

Global Health
​Dr NA Plastow​Health and Rebilitation Sciences
​Dr R Solomons​Paediatrics and Child Health

Dr EM Streicher​

Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Biomedical Sciences ​

Dr S Suliman

Dr M Van de Vyver
Psychiatry

Medicine