Innovative prostheses to restore hearing

Prof Mashudu Tshifularo, Head of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology at UP, believes that ‘innovate or perish’ are words to live by when it comes to clinical procedures, teaching, research and medical devices.

Education Innovation: Schools as sites for social change

An interfaculty research team at UP is focussing on schools as sites for social change and the training of teachers to impart health-related messages.

Chair trains small-scale farmers and uplifts rural communities

The training of small-scale farmers and livestock handlers in primary animal health care not only uplifts and empowers rural communities, but also contributes to ensuring rural development and food security.