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Monday, 21 September 2020
UCT forms COVID-19 Research Task Team

The Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) at the University of Cape Town (UCT) has established a special COVID-19 Research Task Team to act as the official voice for COVID-19-related research projects and other interrelated functions in progress in the faculty.

Publication Date:
Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 19:00
Kelly Chibale: World leader in pharma

The University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Professor Kelly Chibale, founder and director of Africa’s first integrated drug discovery and development centre, H3D, has been chosen as one of the world’s top 60 inspirational leaders in the pharmaceutical industry.

Publication Date:
Mon, 27 Apr 2020 - 18:45
SHAWCO’s COVID-19 info and soap outreach

The health division of the Students’ Health and Welfare Centres Organisation (SHAWCO) was hard at work disseminating COVID-19 information pamphlets and soap in local townships before the 21-day lockdown – with an aim to curb the rise of coronavirus infections – began at midnight on 26 March.

Publication Date:
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 - 21:00
UCT alumni build ‘Coronapp’ platform

In an effort to quell panic and provide South Africans with reliable and accurate information about the coronavirus (COVID-19), two University of Cape Town (UCT) alumni have built Coronapp, a centralised online platform for information about the disease.

Publication Date:
Wed, 01 Apr 2020 - 21:00