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SU awarded R28 million grant to investigate immune systems of HIV-positive mothers, newborns https://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10642SU awarded R28 million grant to investigate immune systems of HIV-positive mothers, newborns Corporate Communication and Marketing/Korporatiewe Kommunikasie en Bemarking [Alec Basson]Prof Clive Gray from the Division of Immunology in the Biomedical Research Institute has been awarded a R28 million grant to initiate a training programme to understand the immune systems of HIV-positive mothers and their newborns in Africa.
World Family Doctor Day: Family doctors keep people healthy on unhealthy planet https://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10643World Family Doctor Day: Family doctors keep people healthy on unhealthy planet Bob MashFamily doctors have an important role to play in responding to the health needs of people on an increasingly unhealthy planet.
International Nurses Day: Nurses key to healthy societies, thriving economieshttps://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10619International Nurses Day: Nurses key to healthy societies, thriving economiesPortia Jordan In keeping populations healthy and productive, nurses contribute to workforce stability and economic growth of any country.
Two FMHS professors land prestigious Fulbright Scholarships https://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10620Two FMHS professors land prestigious Fulbright Scholarships FMHS Marketing & Communications – Sue SegarStellenbosch University's (SU) Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (FMHS) celebrates two faculty members awarded prestigious Fulbright Scholarships.
FMHS Social Impact report: Healing beyond the classroomhttps://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10612FMHS Social Impact report: Healing beyond the classroomFMHS Marketing & CommunicationsStellenbosch University’s (SU) Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (FMHS) extends its influence far beyond the realm of education and research.
Science, AgriSciences, Health Sciences students victorious at SU’s FameLab heathttps://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10611Science, AgriSciences, Health Sciences students victorious at SU’s FameLab heatCorporate Communication and Marketing/Korporatiewe Kommunikasie en Bemarking [Alec Basson]Tallulah Glasby, Eduard Zehrt and Carene Ndong Sima were the best perforrmers at the SU heat of the 2024 national FameLab competition for science communication.
Midwives the unsung heroes of climate resilience in Africahttps://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10600Midwives the unsung heroes of climate resilience in AfricaProf Doreen KauraMidwives promote sustainable healthcare and childbirth practices in Africa that minimise environmental impact.
New rock artwork at SU’s Tygerberg Campus a symbol of diversity and changehttps://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10595New rock artwork at SU’s Tygerberg Campus a symbol of diversity and changeFaculty of Medicine and Health Sciences/Fakulteit Geneeskunde en Gesondheidswetenskappe Stellenbosch University (SU) unveiled a significant new art installation today at the entrance to the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences’ (FMHS) Clinical Building on the Tygerberg Campus.
Tulio de Oliveira selected for TIME100 Health 2024https://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10596Tulio de Oliveira selected for TIME100 Health 2024Centre for Epidemic Response and Innovation (CERI) [Maambele Khosa]TIME Magazine has recognized Prof Tulio de Oliveira in its inaugural 2024 TIME100 Health list, a new annual compilation that celebrates 100 individuals who have had the most impact on global health this year.
Prof Frank Tanser unpacks HIV battle in South Africahttps://www.sun.ac.za/english/Lists/news/DispForm.aspx?ID=10585Prof Frank Tanser unpacks HIV battle in South AfricaCorporate Communication and Marketing/Korporatiewe Kommunikasie en BemarkingFor the past 25 years, Prof Frank Tanser has been evaluating and designing intervention strategies to drive back the HIV epidemic and its negative consequences in communities hardest hit by the epidemic.