UCT Legacy Society Annual Summer School Guest Lecture
The UCT Legacy Society invites you to our annual
Summer School Guest Lecture
Topic: The intersection of cardiovascular disease and ageing:
A global health perspective
Professor Ntusi, a UCT alumnus, is the Head of the Department of Medicine at UCT and the Clinical Lead for cardiovascular magnetic resonance (CMR) and cardiovascular computed tomography (CCT) at Groote Schuur Hospital. He holds the Chair of Medicine in the Faculty of Health Sciences in the Department of Medicine. His primary research interests comprise inflammatory heart disease (including HIV-associated cardiovascular disease), non-ischaemic cardiomyopathy and non-invasive imaging, in particular with CMR. He has in-depth training and expertise in CMR and CCT. He currently supervises postgraduate students and is conducting several single-centre mechanistic clinical studies, which are mostly CMR-based.
Join us for what promises to be an engaging talk by Prof Ntusi, with plenty of time for Q&A
Date: 20 January 2018 Venue: Kramer Lecture Theatre 1 Time: 17h00 Cocktail reception followed by talk at 18h00