Animal Research Ethics Committee

AEC Members




Prof Graham Louw

Div.of Clin. Anatomy & Bio Anthropology

Anatomy Building

Tel:021 406 6302






Dr A Gwanyanya

Division of Physiological Sciences

Human Biology

Tel: 021 4066400

A/Prof N Davies

Surgery: Cardiothoracic Division Cardiovascular Research

Chris Barnard Building

Tel:021 406 6613





Hugh Amoore (Registrar Emeritus)

Non-Affiliated Member


A/Prof A Bosch

Human Biology

Sports Science Institute

Tel: 021 650 4578

A/Prof S Dlamini
Infectious Disease & HIV Medicine

Mr SF Engelbrecht

Research Office

E53, Room 46

Tel: 021 650 5057

Judge IG Farlam

Non-Affiliated Member

Law Community


A/Prof M Lesosky

Division of Epidemiology & Biostatistics

Falmouth Building

Dr J Nono Komguep

Immunology Division


A/Prof P Sinxadi

Clinical Pharmacology

Old Main Building


Sr. E Vercuiel / Sr. A Engelbrecht


Mrs I Wasserfall

Law Faculty


A/Prof E van der Merwe

Human Biology

Anatomy Building


Ms Olivia Wimberley

Student Representative


Mr Tony Gerrans

Executive Director: Humane Society International - Africa

Legal Advisor: Cape Animal Welfare Forum



RAF Co-Opt members



Mr J Visser

Laboratory Animal Technologist

Mr R Lucas

Laboratory Animal Technologist


Sr J McCallum

Manager: Conventional Unit and Large Farm Animals

Mr J Magagula

Manager: SPF Unit

Dr B Mohr

Director, UCT Research Animal Facility

Dr J Chipangura

Veterinarian, Animal Unit

Ex Officio:



Dean's Office

Prof C Williamson

FHS Dean


Prof A Wonkam

Deputy Dean, Research