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Congratulations to our Graduates

15 Dec 2018 - 10:45

 

Congratulation to all postgraduate students from the Department of Human Biology who graduated in December 2018 and the best wishes for their future.

 

DEGREE OF DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY

In Neuroscience

  • Jean-Paul Fouche: Structural brain connectivity of HIV-positive children: A graph network analysis study
    Supervisor: Professor DJ Stein (Psychiatry and Mental Health)
    Co-supervisors: Professor J Hoare (Psychiatry and Mental Health); Professor E Meintjes (Human Biology)
  • Patricia Cathryn Swart: The effects of prenatal and early -postnatal ethanol exposure on rat brain neurochemistry and behaviour
    Supervisor: Emeritus Professor VA Russell (Human Biology)
    Co-supervisor: Dr J Dimatelis (Human Biology)

In Physiology

  • Andrea Paige Gibbon: Whole exome sequencing: A customised approach to exploring the genetic basis of musculoskeletal soft tissue injuries
    Supervisor: A/Professor AV September (Human Biology)
    Co-supervisors: Professor M Collins (Human Biology); Dr CJ Saunders (Surgery)
  • Franclo Henning: Mechanisms underlying the development of weakness in idiopathic inflammatory myopathies: An in vitro single muscle fibre contractility study
    Supervisor: Dr T Kohn (Human Biology)
    Co-supervisor: Professor J Carr (Neurology, Stellenbosch University)

In Exercise Science

  • Mary Ann Dove: Socio-ecological factors in talent development in cricketers in a diverse society
    Supervisor: Dr C Draper (Human Biology)
    Co-supervisors: Dr J Gray (Human Biology); Dr S Taliep (Sport Management, Cape Peninsula University of Technology)
  • Nicola Ann Sewry: The effectiveness and implementation of the BokSmart Safe Six injury prevention programme
    Supervisors: Professor M Lambert (Human Biology); Professor W van Mechelen (VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam)
    Co-supervisors: Dr J Brown (Human Biology); Professor E Verhagen (VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam)
  • Simone Annabella Tomaz: Physical activity and gross motor skills in rural South African preschool children
    Supervisor: Dr C Draper (Human Biology)
    Co-supervisors: Dr T Hinkley (Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University); Dr R Jones (Education, University of Wollongong)

 

DEGREE OF MASTER OF SCIENCE IN MEDICINE

In Anatomy

  • Liesl Margo Arendse
  • Elizabeth Sarah Dinkele (with distinction)

In Biomedical Engineering

  • Yasheen Brijlal

In Dietetics

  • Marieke Theron

In Exercise Science

  • Justin John Durandt (with distinction)
  • Jarred Lee Marsh
  • Jason Mark Wulfsohn

In Medical Cell Biology

  • Alice Clare Brown

In Neurosciences

  • Kira Michaela Düsterwald (with distinction)
  • Aubrey Jonathan Kumm (with distinction)
  • Marisa Yiljoen

In Physiology

  • Hamida Abdalla Aboalgasm (with distinction)
  • Rachel Christy Reid Bean (with distinction)

In Sports Injuries

  • Jordy Anterio de Roos

 

DEGREE OF MASTER OF SCIENCE IN BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

  • Scott Pierre Bruton (with distinction in the dissertation)
  • Alastair Blaine During (with distinction)
  • Brian Jngasia Lugadilu
  • Munyaradzi Thembani Matose
  • Jerry Sam (with distinction)
  • Werner Heinrich Stoltsz (with distinction)
  • Seth Mkhanyisi Thompson
  • Willem Johannes van den Bergh (with distinction)
  • Jacobus Johannes Verster

 

DEGREE OF MASTER OF PHILOSOPHY IN HEALTH INNOVATION

  • Christopher Tarumbidzwa Mutswangwa
  • Anastacia Nonkululeko Nyathi (with distinction in the dissertation)

 

DEGREE OF MASTER OF PHILOSOPHY

In Sport & Exercise Medicine

  • Thomas Frederik Swart

 

POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA IN HEALTHCARE TECHNOLOGY MANAGEMENT

  • Kagiso Patrick Kobe
  • Emmanuel Bernard Massawe
  • Patience Zamantungwa Moabi