SMU Publications

SMU Newsletter: 5th Edition 2020

Congratulations Prof Peter A. Mbati New SMU Vice-Chancellor Prof Peter Mbati assumed his responsibilities as the new Vice Chancellor of the university on 01 June 2020. He has made clear his intentions to make a significant contribution towards making SMU even more...

SMU Newsletter: 4th Edition 2020

Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University awarded qualifications virtually over a period of three days In an unparalleled manner, the Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University successfully held virtual graduations ceremonies over a period of three days to award...

SMU Newsletter: 3rd Edition 2020

A message from Professor Eunice Seekoe, DVC: Teaching, Learning and Community Engagement on preparations regarding continuity of the academic enterprise through online learning during the Covid-19 Lockdown period. As the lockdown period has been extended I would once...

SMU Newsletter: 2nd Edition 2020

Maditsi Matlala of Focus on SMU, spoke to Prof Seekoe, the newly allocated National Research Foundation (NRF) C rated researcher, on her glorious achievement. More details can be accessed by following the download below:

SMU Newsletter: 1st Edition 2020

Sharing with new students tips to make it at SMU Hundreds of SMU’s new students sat and listened attentively to an impressive array of speakers that were lined up to reach out and welcome them during the orientation event. An orientation event is essentially a rite of...

SMU Newsletter: 10th Edition 2019

Holiday greetings from the office of the Acting Vice Chancellor. We have come to the end of the academic year 2019 and I am certain that many will agree that it has not been an easy year for SMU. The prolonged strike earlier threatened to derail our effort to conclude...

SMU Newsletter: 9th Edition 2019

Dr Motata-Motswaledi bestowed with 1st prize certificate for best poster presentation Dr Khomotjo Mothata-Motswaledi, a grade 2 medical officer secures 1st prize for the best poster presentation during the clinical pharmacology young scientist awards. Her presentation...

SMU Newsletter: 8th Edition 2019

Gauteng Health MEC Bandile Masuku unveils a new Residence and Training Facility to improve patient health care experience in Jubilee Hospital. The multi-million-rand residence and training facility will accommodate 150 students who will be placed in Jubilee Hospital...

SMU Newsletter: 7th Edition 2019

Focus on SMU reporter, Tumelo Moila had an exclusive interview with Dr Perpetua Modjadji, who recently obtained her second PhD qualification: Doctor of Public Health degree. Her thesis is titled: "Growth patterns and socio-cultural beliefs and practices in Dikgale,...

SMU Newsletter: 6th Edition 2019

549 people benefit from the SMU and SAVIC Influenza Vaccination Drive. The South African Vaccination & Immunisation Centre (SAVIC) and the Division of Public Health Pharmacy and Management, in collaboration with the Gauteng Department of Health, Tshwane District...