The department is proud to be hosting Hampus Ågren from Uppsala University, who is visiting our department to experience physiotherapy education in […]
We’re very excited to announce that Prof. Julie Phillips, Dr Tania Steyl, and Dr Farhana Karachi have all received University Capacity Development […]
Dr Conran Joseph received a University Capacity Development Grant to visit Ghent University at the end of March. The purpose of his […]
In May of this year, UWC Physiotherapy will be represented by five staff members at the World Confederation of Physical Therapy Congress […]
As nGAP lecturer in the Department of Physiotherapy (UWC), I spent my dedicated research time for 2018 at Karolinska Institute (KI), situated […]
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.
The annual SAAHE conference is an important event in South African health professions education (HPE), and this years meeting was held in July in Durban. The conference was attended by several staff member from Physiotherapy, who all presented the results of their research in HPE.