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  • 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.

  • Bone and Joint Action Week 2015

    Posted on October 15, 2015

    12-20 October is Bone and Joint Action Week. Various activities will be held to create awareness of disorders such as back pain, arthritis, osteoporosis, and of the effects of childhood obesity on the musculoskeletal system.

  • 3D imaging in a South African context

    Posted on October 14, 2015

    After several months of anticipation, the day of the AESOP and AESOP Plus Workshop finally arrived on Monday, 12 October. The University of Pretoria (UP) is the proud host of the workshop, which showcases some of the latest, cutting-edge 3D technology across a variety of disciplines.

  • Creating heart-healthy environments

    Posted on October 13, 2015

    Staff of the Department of Cardiology at UP are actively involved in research on the alarming increase in cardiac disease in South Africa, as well as changes in the local epidemiology of coronary artery disease.

  • Bambanani - Conference on the move

    Posted on October 08, 2015

    The University of Pretoria (UP) was privileged to host a joint conference with The Network: Towards Unity for Health (The Network: TUFH) and the South African Association of Health Educationalists (SAAHE) in September this year.

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

    Posted on October 06, 2015

    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.

  • UP academic inducted as fellow of international society

    Posted on September 21, 2015

    Prof Christa Krüger, a Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pretoria’s Faculty of Health Sciences, was inducted as a fellow of the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation (ISSTD) earlier this year.

  • Dr Kritzinger wins the Colgate Postgraduate Research Competition

    Posted on September 11, 2015

    Dr Dorette Kritzinger of the Department of Odontology, School of Dentistry recently won the Colgate Postgraduate research competition of the SA division of the IADR (International Association for Dental Research).

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