Julie Phillips, Tania Steyl and Farhana Karachi receive UCDG funding

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We’re very excited to announce that Prof. Julie Phillips, Dr Tania Steyl, and Dr Farhana Karachi have all received University Capacity Development Grant (UCDG) funding for projects that they are currently involved in. Prof. Phillips has received R50 000 UCDG funding to support leading researchers who are in the process of building research teams. The […]

Farhana Karachi completes her SAFRI Fellowship

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Earlier this year, Dr Farhana Karachi completed her 2018 SAFRI Fellowship programme, when she presented her research poster during the March residential session. The title of Farhana’s project (which was aligned with her PhD research) is: Undergraduate physiotherapy student and ICU Clinical Educator perceptions of teaching and learning activities during the Intensive Care Unit clinical […]

Julie Phillips in Sweden for several international research visits

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Professor Julie Phillips spent several months in Sweden over 3 visits as part of a series of research visits linked to her project on the adaptation and validation of the Reason for Change (SA-R4C) instrument among physiotherapy students in the Western Cape. In addition, Prof. Phillips held meetings with potential students from Uppsala University who would like to come to SA for 2-month exchange visits in 2019.