‘Life on earth is at the ever-increasing risk of being wiped out by a disaster, such as sudden global nuclear war, a genetically engineered virus or other dangers we have not yet thought of’ (Stephen Hawking, 2007)

Read more about the details of our CHEC webinar series of 2021.

‘How science speaks about COVID-19 cures’ – The first webinar in the CHEC webinar series of 2021:

Date: 26 March 2021
Time: 14:00 – 15:00
Presenter: Prof Colleen Aldous (UKZN), Prof Tandi Matsha (CPUT), Prof Hassan Mahomed (Western Cape Government)

Our presenters

Prof Colleen Aldous
Professor, Geneticist and Clinical Researcher in the School of Clinical Medicine at University of KwaZulu-Natal

Prof Tandi Matsha (PhD, UCT)
Dean of the Faculty of Health & Wellness Sciences and NRF SARCHi Chair & Director: SAMRC/CPUT/Cardiometabolic Health Research Unit, Cape Peninsula University of Technology

Prof Hassan Mahomed MBChB, MMed (Community Health) PhD (Public Health)
Public Health Medicine specialist at the Western Cape Government: Health and Division of Health Systems and Public Health in the Department of Global Health at Stellenbosch University.

If you would like to attend the webinar, kindly email Ms Debbie Mayer at debbie@chec.ac.za