Research in the UCT Faculty of Health Sciences is governed and enabled through a range of core services, facilities and committees.


doctor yolande harley

Dr Yolande Harley

Director of Research


Research Intelligence

carlette hlungwani

Carlette Hlungwani

Research Intelligence Manager

precious nobongoza

Precious Nobongoza

Research Administrative Officerr

haneem majiet

Haneem Majiet

Research Administrative Assistant

Research Diligence

doctor blessing silaigwana

Dr Blessing Silaigwana

Research Diligence Manager

lamees emjedi

Lamees Emjedi

Human Research Ethics Manager

olivia langenhoven

Olivia Langenhoven

Animal Ethics & Biosafety Manager

Shakirah Coenraad

Shakirah Coenraad

Administration Officer: Human Research Ethics

Nikita Basson

Nikita Basson

Assistant Administrator: Research Diligence

sumayah ariefdien

Sumayah Ariefdien

Administrative Assistant: Human Research Ethics

andile zantsi

Andile Zantsi

Departmental Assistant: Human Research Ethics

Research Development

doctor zulfa abrahams

Dr Zulfa Abrahams

Research Development Manager

rob huddy

Dr Rob Huddy

Proposal Development Project Manager

Boitumel Mdluli

Boitumelo Mdluli

Grants Coordinator