Fellows in our midst ....
Dr Liesl Zuhlke has being made a Fellow of the European
Society of Cardiology. The diploma is conferred during
the congress each year. The Fellowship of the European
Society of Cardiology (FESC) is an internationally-
recognised, prestigious position, confirmed by the FESC
diploma, for excellent clinical cardiologists and
cardiovascular scientists with a deep interest and
knowledge of cardio-vascular medicine.
PG Diploma Graduate ....
Dr Brenda Morrow will be graduating with a PG
Diploma in Health Research Ethics from the
University of Stellenbosch. Brenda did outstandingly
in this course, attaining the top mark in her class and
completing with distinction.
NRF Y2 Rating ....
Dr Carol Hlela, Paediatric Dermatologist at RCH, has
been given a Y2 rating by the NRF, as a promising
young researcher. A Y2 rating is awarded to a young
researcher who is recognised as having the potential
to establish themselves as a researcher of
Adhominem Promotion ....
Dr Chris Scott has been promoted ad hominem to
Associate Professor at UCT.
South African Thoracic Society GSK Research Award
Dr Shrish Budree has been awarded the 2014 South
African Thoracic Society GSK Research Fellowship
for his study "Nutrition, micronutrient deficiency and
childhood pneumonia in the first year of life in a
South African birth cohort" Dr Budree will be
investigating the relationship between nutrition and
pneumonia in the Drakenstein Study towards his PhD.