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The Faculty of Health Sciences, in partnership with the Bongani Mayosi Foundation,
invites you to a memorial lecture.



Topic: Innovating on Solid Ground - Bridging Science, Entrepreneurship, and Community for Healthcare Advancement



The lecture will be presented by Dr Vuyane Mhlomi, UCT graduate and healthcare entrepreneur. 

The legacy of Bongani Mayosi will continue to have a long-term impact on the aspirations and success of African health sciences students, academics and researchers.


Date: Friday, 26 January 2024
Time: 18:00 SAST
Venue: New Lecture Theatre, University Avenue South, Upper Campus, Univeristy of Cape Town / Online

Dr Vuyane Mhlomi profile

About our speaker

Dr. Vuyane Mhlomi is a distinguished healthcare leader and innovator. He holds an MBA from Saïd Business School at the University of Oxford, a DPhil from New College, University of Oxford, and an MBChB from the University of Cape Town. As co-founder and CEO of Quro Medical, he is transforming healthcare access in South Africa. His roles as a trustee at the Bongani Mayosi Foundation and non-executive Director at Percept reflect his dedication to improving lives. Dr. Mhlomi's commitment to education is evidenced by his part-time faculty role at the Gordon Institute of Business Science, as well as his founding of the Emergent Health Care Group. These underscore his leadership and impact. His initiatives, like the MH Foundation, highlight his drive to nurture future leaders. Recognised globally for his achievements and most recently, the coveted BHF Titanium Awards Young Achievers Award, Dr. Mhlomi's contributions to academia and healthcare innovation resonate as a testament to his visionary leadership.

Venue capacity for this lecture has been reached. A recording of the lecture will be made available on the FHS YouTube channel. You can also join the live lecture via MS Teams.