The battle to recovery
Associate Professor Sinegugu Duma chronicles the difficult journey from sexual assault trauma to recovery in her new book, The Pain of Being a Woman.
Pioneering research on drivers with HIV and metabolic syndrome
UCT’s Dr Hetta Gouse will tackle much-needed research and neuropsychological testing for vocational drivers, thanks to a prestigious Emerging Global Leader Award from the Fogarty Institute for Innovation in the US.
New research brings hope of stemming the 'TB tsunami'
UCT Scientists are engaged in new research in the battle against tuberculosis (TB), which has overtaken HIV/AIDS as the leading cause of death from infectious disease.


Sunday, 4 December 2016

Trials have shown that rates of HIV infection are reduced if people not infected with HIV take anti-retrovirals - known as pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). But adherence to a daily dose is a problem.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 15:00

Chapters from Professor Johan Fagan’s ENT textbook series have been downloaded more than a million times since the first book was published online in 2014.

Publication Date:
Monday, November 21, 2016 - 09:30

Professor Karen Sliwa’s career has been characterised by chance and a lack of convention, and she has now broken convention again: she is the first woman and the first person from Africa to be elected as president of the World Heart Federation.

Publication Date:
Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 11:30

Press Release: KLAPMUTS COMMUNITY DIALOGUE launches project that will build capacity in communities to take control of their environment and address inequities.

Publication Date:
Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 11:15