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Athletes and coaches should factor in the “body clock” when measuring performance at different times of the day
Up until now, research-based evidence suggests that humans have a “sweet spot” for physical performance in the later afternoon, or even evening. This is driven by our “body clock” which determines the time of day we prefer to wake up, eat, remember...
Social Responsiveness
The Division of Exercise Science and Sports Medicine hosted the 2015 Department of Human Biology Learnership Open Day. 60 learners from Belgravia High, Curro schools and the SSISA Job Shadow Programme participated on 7 October, 2015.
Bone Boxes
Bone samples provide a rich source to study variation in anatomical features
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
Teaching
Teaching students in UCT's anatomy laboratory in the Department of Human Biology is intregral to the training of tomorrow's doctors and health professionals. A vital part of the education in anatomy forms the Body Donor Programme.
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Friday, 23 June 2017
Welcome to Dr Joseph Raimondo

Congratulations to Dr Joseph Raimondo on his recent appointment as a Senior Lecturer in the Division of Cell Biology within the Department of Human Biology.

Publication Date:
Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 09:45
ISMRM17 Award for Adam van Niekerk

Congratulations to BME PhD student Adam van Niekerk and co-authors for being awarded an ISMRM Magna Cum Laude Merit Award and one of 200 power pitch presentations selected from 6700 abstracts at recent ISMRM17.

Publication Date:
Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 10:45
Congratulations to Dr Gabie De Bie

Gabie De Bie, Chief Scientific Officer in the Department of Human Biology, recently graduated with a PhD with a topic in biomedical education. Congratulations for this great achievement!

Publication Date:
Friday, May 12, 2017 - 16:45
Dr Jill Fortuin appointed to Ministerial Advisory Committee on eHealth

Dr Jill Fortuin, Lecturer in the Division of Biomedical Engineering, has been appointed by the Minister of Health as a member of the Ministerial Advisory Committee on eHealth.

Publication Date:
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 11:30

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