Monday, 21 October 2019
Heart Health among the poor a critical focal issue for Africa and other continents

The role of education in prevention of heart disease was emphasised at  the 2019 World Heart Day event on Sunday 29 September in the Two Oceans Aquarium,Cape Town, hosted by World Heart Federation President, Prof Karen Sliwa.

Publication Date:
Mon, 30 Sep 2019 - 12:45
What is World Heart Day?

Created by the World Heart Federation, World Heart Day informs people around the globe that CVD, including heart disease and stroke, is the world’s leading cause of death claiming 17.9 million lives each year.

Publication Date:
Sun, 29 Sep 2019 - 07:00
50 years of biomedical engineering

While a feat of vision, engineering and innovation was putting men on the moon in 1969, at the tip of Africa, at the University of Cape Town (UCT), a nascent centre of engineering and innovation was being born. On 19 September, UCT celebrated 50 years of biomedical engineering.

Publication Date:
Fri, 27 Sep 2019 - 12:15
Clinic for staff opens on campus

The KaeloClinic has officially opened its doors to University of Cape Town (UCT) staff in pay classes two to six, providing an accessible, on-site facility for all members of the university╩╝s KaeloHealth Primary Healthcare medical product.

Publication Date:
Fri, 27 Sep 2019 - 11:30