Congratulations to  Professor Sebastian Van As for being awarded the Alan Pifer Research Award








Wednesday, 22 May 2019
Reshaping healthcare communication

The formation of the Patient Partner Programme, an innovative, multidisciplinary approach to addressing several gaps in the health sciences communication curriculum, has made significant headway with its “dynamic” approach to teaching and learning.

Publication Date:
Tue, 21 May 2019 - 11:30
Breaking the exam stress cycle

This is a stressful time of year for many students, and finding a balance between studying and self-care will go some way towards easing your worries. However, if you need help to cope with the stress, it is available in the form of 24/7 phone counselling and at the various walk-in centres on campus.

Publication Date:
Thu, 16 May 2019 - 11:15
UCT Open Day 2019

On Saturday 4 May 2019, UCT hosted its annual Open Day. The event saw thousands of eager high school learners accompanied by teachers, guardians and parents, mill around UCT’s Upper campus to see what UCT had to offer. The Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) was a popular choice.

Publication Date:
Tue, 14 May 2019 - 14:00
UCT graduates ‘highly sought after’

More than 50% of the University of Cape Townʼs (UCT) 2018–2019 graduate cohort are employed in South Africa’s private sector, with over 20% earning more than R20 000 a month.

Publication Date:
Mon, 13 May 2019 - 13:45