UP's Section Sports Medicine: Working to reduce injury rates among athletes

According to staff at UP's Section Sports Medicine, successful injury surveillance could motivate sporting bodies to consider and implement rule changes to improve player safety.

South Africa's competitiveness as a tourist destination examined

In a recent study by Prof Berendien Lubbe and her team at UP, researchers set out to determine South Africa's competitiveness as a tourism destination by finding out how the country is performing against its competitors.

Man's best friend to benefit from new surgical technique

Dr Japie Venter is a master of his craft. Not only has he developed a new technique for preventative hip dysplasia surgery in dogs, but he is also embarking on other small-animal surgeries that have rarely been done before.