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BMRI Research Bronchoscopy Suite unlocks major research opportunitieshttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7953BMRI Research Bronchoscopy Suite unlocks major research opportunitiesFMHS Marketing & Communications / FGGW Bemarking & Kommunikasie - Birgit OttermannStellenbosch University's (SU) Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences recently launched the Biomedical Research Institute (BMRI) Research Bronchoscopy Suite, housed within the Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics.
Study demonstrates superiority of long-acting injection in the prevention of HIVhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7947Study demonstrates superiority of long-acting injection in the prevention of HIVMedia statement / Mediaverklaring - HPTNThe results of a large multinational clinical trial studying pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV indicated that a long-acting injection was safe and superior to the daily oral regimen.
TB researcher scoops coveted L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science granthttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7945TB researcher scoops coveted L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science grantFMHS Marketing & Communication / FGGW Bemarking & KommunikasieDr Charissa Naidoo is one of six South African researchers who were recently awarded a grant from the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science South African National Young Talents Programme.
FMHS lecturer chosen as vice-president of SAAHEhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7943FMHS lecturer chosen as vice-president of SAAHEFMHS Marketing & Communication / FGGW Bemarking & Kommunikasie – Susan ErasmusDr Elize Archer has been elected as the vice-president of the Council of the South African Association of Health Educationalists (SAAHE).
Anatomy lecturer chosen as chairperson of SU Institutional Forumhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7941Anatomy lecturer chosen as chairperson of SU Institutional ForumFMHS Marketing & Commuications / FGGW Bemarking & Kommunikasie – Susan ErasmusMr Bryan Bergsteedt has been elected as the chairperson of Stellenbosch University's Institutional Forum (IF) from 2021 to 2023.
New learning centre for students at Swartland Hospitalhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7938New learning centre for students at Swartland HospitalFMHS Marketing & Communication / FGGW Bemarking & Kommunikasie – Jackie Pienaar-BrinkAfter several setbacks the Swartland Hospital in Malmesbury finally boasts a learning centre for undergraduate as well as postgraduate students.
No challenge too big for SU graduate and Paralympic athlete http://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7928No challenge too big for SU graduate and Paralympic athlete Corporate Communication and Marketing/Korporatiewe Kommunikasie en Bemarking [Rozanne Engel]“Don’t be scared to take on challenges ‘above’ your capabilities if it is something you believe in. Yes, it is not going to come easy, but if you commit to it and stay true to yourself, you will have the resilience to persevere through tough times.”
Doctor overcomes health challenges to be SA’s top Ophthalmology studenthttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7915Doctor overcomes health challenges to be SA’s top Ophthalmology studentFMHS Marketing & Communications / FGGW Bemarking & Kommunikasie – Sue SegarWhen Dr Wilna Rautenbach receives her MMed (Ophthalmology) in December, she will graduate not only cum laude, but also as the top ophthalmology MMed student in the country for this year.
Passion for evidence-based prehospital patient care leads to PhDhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7916Passion for evidence-based prehospital patient care leads to PhDFMHS Marketing & Communications / FGGW Bemarking & Kommunikasie – Sue SegarSome years ago, while working as a paramedic in Durban, Michael McCaul realised he not only wanted to learn more about being a better paramedic, but that he wanted to influence how paramedics practice for the better.
Quarraisha Abdool Karim honoured for her pioneering researchhttp://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=7917Quarraisha Abdool Karim honoured for her pioneering researchCorporate Communication / Korporatiewe Kommunikasie [Alec Basson]Stellenbosch University (SU) bestowed an honorary doctorate on the internationally-acclaimed infectious diseases epidemiologist Prof Quarraisha Abdool Karim on Tuesday (15 December 2020) at SU's December graduation.