Department of Psychiatry


Teaching, learning and community interaction 

Prof Willie Pienaar
MBChB, MMed (Psych), MPhil (Bio-ethics), DMed

Tel: +27 21 938 9374​
Fax: +27 21 938 9738

​Prof Pienaar is a psychiatrist and associate professor ​of Psychiatry.  He has a particular interest in bio-ethics in medicine and psychiatry and is one of the foremost addiction psychiatrists in the country. 


Mental Health Information Centre

Janine Roos 
BCur (hons)

​Tel: +27 21 938 9023
Fax: +27 21 938 9738

Special interest: Conservation of mental resources, building resilience, and nature conservation (interaction between human health and the environment)