Medicine and Health Sciences
Welcome to Stellenbosch University

NRF Rated Researchers

​​​​​​​A-rated

​Prof EM Muller
​Prof MF Cotton
​Paediatrics and Child Health
​Prof HS SchaafPaediatrics and Child Health​

B-rated

​Prof AH Diacon
​Biomedical Sciences
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
​Dr SS Du Plessis
​Biomedical Sciences
Prof EG Hoal-van Helden                    
Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Biomedical Sciences
Prof S Seedat        
Psychiatry​
​Prof GDV Theron
​Biomedical Sciences
Prof RM Warren
Molecular Biology and Human Genetics, Biomedical Sciences
Prof C Lochner
Psychiatry

C-rated

​Prof JM Akudugu
Radiation Oncology​
Prof JA Carr
Internal Medicine
​Prof B Huisamen
​Biomedical Sciences​
Prof CJ Kinnear
Biomedical Sciences​
​Prof CFN Koegelenberg
​Internal Medicine
​Dr B Laughton
​Paediatrics and Child Care
​Prof RP Lamberts
Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgical Sciences
Prof RJ Mash
​Family Medicine and Primary Care, Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
​Prof K Moodley
​Medicine
​Dr R Van Toorn
​Paediatrics and Child Care
Prof TN Young
Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
​Dr B Baker
​Biomedical 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 GL Fatti
​Global Health

Prof W Ferris

Internal 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 LS Jenkins
​Family & Emergency Medicine
Prof SH Kotze
​Biomedical Sciences
​Dr AG Loxton​
​Biomedical Sciences
Prof MA Miller

Prof G Mji
Biomedical Sciences

Global Health
​Prof S Moosa
​Biomedical Sciences
​Prof P Naidoo
​Psychiatry​
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
​Dr G Spies
​Psychiatry
​Prof H Strijdom
​​Biomedical Sciences
​Dr EM Streicher
​​​Biomedical Sciences
Dr GU Van Zyl​
Medical Virology, Pathology
​Prof JM Warwick
Nuclear Medicine, Medical Imaging and Clinical Oncology
Prof AE Zemlin
Pathology
Dr A Bekker
Paediatrics and Child Health​​
​Dr FJ Cleophas
​Sport Sciences
​Dr C De Beer
​Pathology
​Dr A Dramowski
​Paediatrics and Child Care
Dr RH Glashoff​
​Medical Virology, Pathology​
​Dr S Innes
​Paediatrics and Child Care
​Dr N Jessani
​Global Health
​Dr M Moller
​Biomedical Sciences
​Prof XG Mbhenyane
​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

Y-rated

​Dr MC Burger
​Surgical Sciences
​Dr A Roos

Dr AL Slogrove
​Psychiatry 

Paediatrics and Child Care
​Dr JS Womersley
​Psychiatry 
​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 HW Grobbelaar
​Sport Sciences
​Dr M Heine
​Institute of Sport and Exercise Medicine
​Dr S Killian
​Psychiatry
​Dr WJ Kraak
​Sport Sciences
​Dr G Leisching
​DST/NRF Centre of Excellence in Biomedical Tuberculosis Research
​Dr GJ Maarman
​Paediatrics and Child Care
​Dr LD Morris
​Physiotherapy, Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
​Dr JM Mouton
​Biomedical Sciences
​Dr EA Ochodo
​Global Health
​Dr NA Plastow​Health and Rebilitation Sciences
​Dr R Solomons​Paediatrics and Child Health
Dr S Suliman

Dr M Van de Vyver
Psychiatry

Medicine