Medical Physiology
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Division Medical Physiology

​​​​​Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Dr Festus M KAMAU








Email: `
19240430@sun.ac.za
Qualifications: 
BSc (Hons) Medical Physiology (UoN); MB ChB (UoN); PhD (SU)
Research Group: Cardiovascular Research Group
Research Focus: Investigating the link between communicable diseases and non-communicable diseases as an emerging health burden - Effects of HIV-infection/ antiretroviral treatment on metabolic, endothelial and cardiovascular function.​
Host: Prof Hans Strijdom

Dr Marguerite BLIGNAUT


E​mail: marguerite.blignaut@gmail.com
Qualifications: BSc Animal Biotechnology (SU), BSc Hons Genetics (SU), MSc Genetics (SU), Ph.D Medical Physiology (SU)
Research Group: Cardiovascular Research Group
Research Focus: I mainly focus on the metabolic functions of Ataxia Telagiectasia Mutated protein kinase within the context of cardiovascular disease and mitochondrial dysfunction.
Host: Prof. Barbara Huisamen

Dr Frans EVERSON


Email: franseverson@gmail.com
Qualifications: BSc (UFS); BMedSc (Hons) Pharmacology (UFS); PGCE (UNW); MSc (SU); Joint PhD (SU and UHasselt)​
Research Group: Cardiovascular Research Group
Research Focus: Emerging cardiovascular risk factors (HIV/AIDS and air pollution) in South Africa.
Host: Prof. Hans Strijdom