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Women in Biomedical Engineering
Our research and courses are attractive to women across disciplines from health care, engineering, physics, mathematics to the humanities and social sciences. Interested in finding out what our female students and researchers motivates? Our...
Statistical Shape Modelling
Statistical shape modelling is becoming an indispensable tool in medical image analysis with applications ranging from surgical planning, morphometric assessment to image segmentation
Stroke Rehabilitation
reScribe is a robotic hand exoskeleton developed as a rehabilitation tool for stroke patients to improve fine motor skills through task oriented handwriting therapy
3D fibre map of the brain from magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Brain Imaging
We use three-dimensional imaging of the brain to find out how HIV therapies affect the brain development in babies and children. You can help! Join our postgraduate programmes in biomedical engineering or neurosciences.
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Monday, 19 November 2018
Emeritus Professor Kit Vaughan elected as new member of ASSAf

Congratulations to Emeritus Professor Kit Vaughan to his recent election as new member of the Academy of Science of South Africa.

Publication Date:
Monday, November 20, 2017 - 17:00
Call for Abstracts for Africa-focussed Biomechanics Session at WCB 2018 in Dublin

Your biomechanics research addresses challenges in Africa - then submit an abstract to session "Integration of Global Health and Biomechanics: Addressing the Challenges in Africa" at World Congress of Biomechanics in Dublin, 8-12 July 2018. Deadline: 19 Dec 2017 | Submission | Download call

Publication Date:
Saturday, October 28, 2017 - 12:15
Paper by Marcin Jankiewicz in the Media

Paper "White Matter Abnormalities in Children with HIV Infection and Exposure" by Marcin Jankiewicz and colleagues attracts instantaneous media attention in ScienceDaily.

Publication Date:
Friday, October 20, 2017 - 18:15
Dr Sudesh Sivarasu receives UCT College of Fellows Young Researcher Award

Congratulations to Sudesh Sivarasu from the Division of Biomedical Engineering for receiving the 2017 UCT College of Fellows Young Researcher Award.

Publication Date:
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 09:15