2022 Department of Human Biology Research Day

During Department of Human Biology Research Day, we celebrated the excellent research performed in our divisions with over 300 staff and students across a diversity of fields.

  • Date: 7 September 2022
  • Time: 8h45 - 18h00
  • Venue: New Learning Centre and Frances Ames Conference Room, Barnard Fuller Bldg, FHS

Programme overview

8h45 Welcome from HOD Prof Sharon Prince
9h00 Keynote address 1: Prof Ntobeko Ntusi - My journey through academia and lessons learnt
9h20 Keynote address 2: Prof Valerie Mizrahi - Lessons learned from my journey as a basic TB researcher in South Africa
9h40 Round table 1
10h20 Technical Session 1: Oral Presentations
12h00 Technical Session 2: Poster Presentations
13h00 Technical Session 3: Poster Presentations
14h10 Technical Session 4: Oral Presentations
16h00 Keynote address 3: Prof Stephanie Burton - From biotechnology to sustainability, and an academic career in interesting times
16h20 Keynote address 4: Prof Iqbal Parker - An update in our understanding of the molecular biology of oesophageal cancer
16h40 Round table 2
17h00 Awards ceremony and closing
17h30 Cocktail reception

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