School of Medicine Research

Welcome to the University of Pretoria's Research in the School of Medicine

The School of Medicine consists of twenty-eight academic departments and seven academic divisions with research forming an integral part of the activities. Many exciting ongoing research projects are conducted within the School by research groups and individual researchers focussing on new developments. Quality and impact are highly valued and identified research focus areas are of an international standard.

The School has several collaborative endeavours that include industrial partnerships, as well as national and international research collaborations. Postgraduate students are being trained in a research environment on a continued basis. They are also being exposed to other disciplines and collaborate with other departments /faculties, as well as institutions at a national and international level.

The students contribute to their field of study to ensure competency.

For prospective postgraduate students who are interested in pursuing the field of research, click here for more information.



Chairperson, RESCOM
Prof MMTM Ally

tel  +27 354 1277
fax  +27 354 4168
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Research Coordinator
Prof Greta Dreyer

tel  +27 354 7318
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