ZAR, Prof Heather MBBCh, FAAP, PhD is head of Paediatric Pulmonology at Red Cross Childrens Hospital, University of Cape Town.
Ongoing research: Investigation of the Management of Pericarditis IMPI , Inflammatory determinants of disease severity and treatment outcome in TB patients, Left Cardiac Sympathetic Denervation for Cardiomyopathy Pilot Study, HIV Associated Myocardial Fibrosis Study.
His work is funded by the SA MRC, SA NRF, EU FP7, EDCTP and NIH.
The initial focus on trauma and resilience has now extended to work in substance use and NeuroHIV.
New experimental techniques including brain imaging, genetic testing and neuropsychological assessment combined with new theoretical insights have opened up significant potential for the advancement of novel diagnostic tools and treatments for people with mental disorders.
STEIN, Prof Dan Professor and Head of Dept, Psychiatry and Mental Health; Chair in Psychiatry; Director, the Brain and Behaviour Initiative BBI.
Helen and Morris Maueberger Professor and Chair of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town and Head: Division of Cardiology Groote Schuur Hospital.
McILLERON, Prof Helen MBChB UCT , PhD in Clinical Pharmacology, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town.