Research News

SMU Research Days – 21 to 23 August 2018

Media Alert 21 August 2018 For Immediate Release The members of the media are hereby informed about the SMU’s Research days programme which commences on Tuesday 21 to 23 August 2018, at 8h15, in Clin Path Building (CP) Lecture Hall 3L001. The research event is a premier event of the university in which researchers present […]

SMU’s Family Medicine department spreading its wings beyond our borders

The South African Family Practice Journal (SAFPJ), after years of applying, has been finally approved and listed with MEDLINE, said Prof Gboyega Ogunbanjo, popularly referred to as Prof ‘O’, the head of the department of family medicine & primary health care, and the editor in chief of the SAFJP. MEDLINE, which is based in the […]

HWSETA Postgraduate Bursary Programme 2018

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS: POSTGRADUATE BURSARIES 2018 HWSETA Postgraduate Bursary Programme 2018 The Health and Welfare Sector Education and Training (HWSETA), invite applications from employed and unemployed (full-time) South African students pursuing Honours, Masters, Doctoral and Post-Doctoral studies at South African universities. While other areas of study within the Health and Social Development will be considered, […]

2019 Postgraduate Bursary Opportunity

DST-CSIR 2019 Postgraduate Bursary Opportunity Presentation!!! The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) will be visiting Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University to address students about the CSIR Postgraduate Bursary opportunities. All interested Science and Technology students who intend to register for Honours/Masters or PhD studies in 2019 are invited to attend. The supported research […]

SMU making a mark in the Medical sphere

Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University (SMU) surgical registrar, Dr Neima Kumar has put the institution on the mark by winning the best presentation prize at the 2017 Registrars Symposium. The event was hosted by the Department of Surgery, Faculty of Heath Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand from 4th – 5th July 2017. Registrars from the […]