Almost two years after his death, gastroenterology luminary Professor Solly Marks was remembered at the inaugural Solly Marks Memorial Lecture delivered by visiting Professor Eamonn Quigley.
Prof Delawir Kahn, Head of Department: Surgery, receives a University of Cape Town Distinguished Teacher Award for 2014. The award honours excellence in teaching in higher education.
Dr Keren Middelkoop from the Desmond Tutu HIV Centre, a clinician with an interest in public health and epidemiological research, was recently recognised by the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) for her research into HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis epidemics.
UCT Professor of Sports Science Tim Noakes has been awarded the prestigious South Africa Medal (Gold) by the Southern African Association for the Advancement of Science (S2A3) for his work in sports science.