Augmentative and alternative communication: Empowering people with disabilities

The Centre for Augmentative and Alternative Communication at the University of Pretoria (UP) plays an important role in addressing communication pitfalls encountered by physically challenged individuals or disabled persons.

Research examines SA legislation on the rights of persons with disabilities

The Disability Rights Unit in the University of Pretoria's Centre for Human Rights was recently commissioned to compile a gap-analysis report on South African legislation that impacts the rights of persons with disabilities.

Study aims to address complex genomics of human diversity and prostate cancer

Prof Riana Bornman is the South African Study Director of the Southern African Prostate Cancer Study (SAPCS) - a project that is shedding light on the scope and impact of prostate cancer in the central to northern regions of SA.