News News

  • UP student awarded prestigious Abe Bailey Travel Bursary

    Posted on November 12, 2015

    Ms Cyan Brown, currently in her fourth year of the Bachelor of Medicine (MBChB) degree programme at the University of Pretoria's Faculty of Health Sciences, was one of the recipients of the prestigious Abe Bailey Travel Bursary.

  • UP student receives award for distinguished work at IAEA conference

    Posted on November 12, 2015

    Dr Kehinde Ololade, a second year MMed student in the Department of Nuclear Medicine at the University of Pretoria (UP), won the award for distinguished work at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)'s conference on clinical PET/CT and molecular imaging that was held in Vienna, Austria...

  • Stroke Week 2015

    Posted on November 04, 2015

    The week of 28 October to 3 November has been named Stroke Week, the purpose of which is to raise awareness of the symptoms of stroke.

  • Fighting breast cancer in the laboratory

    Posted on November 02, 2015

    Prof Annie Joubert and her team at UP are committed to finding novel treatments that target cancer cells specifically, while causing the least possible amount of discomfort to the patient.

  • Education towards the elimination of malaria

    Posted on October 29, 2015

    The University of Pretoria Centre for Sustainable Malaria Control (UP CSMC) Student Forum, in collaboration with the Faculty of Education at UP, recently presented a seminar titled 'Education towards malaria elimination'.

  • Two UP academics receive PHILA Lifetime Achievement awards

    Posted on October 26, 2015

    Two UP public health academics, Emeritus Professor of Public Health Medicine, Maila John Matjila and Professor Eric Buch, were awarded PHILA Lifetime Achievement awards at the Public Health Association of South Africa (PHASA)'s annual gala dinner.

  • MoU paves the way for collaboration towards malaria research and elimination

    Posted on October 26, 2015

    The University of Pretoria Centre for Sustainable Malaria Control (UP CSMC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Chinese National Institute of Parasitic Diseases (China CDC).

  • New interactive textbook to take the sting out of laboratory mathematics

    Posted on October 15, 2015

    Prof Tahir Pillay is hoping that his new interactive mathematics textbook, which is available for use on the Apple iPad, will make life a little easier for students enrolled for the Mathematics for Laboratory Medicine course.

Copyright © University of Pretoria 2020. All rights reserved.

FAQ's Email Us Virtual Campus Share