Each entity is based in one of the Schools of the Faculty of Health Sciences and has a Director or Leader. Six of the Faculty's entities are co-recognised by the Medical Research Council of South Africa (MRC).
The research entities based in the Faculty of Health sciences and currently recognised by the University and Faculty Research Committees include:
The University seeks to provide support to work being done in specific broad fields, known as research thrusts, in which there is Institution-wide strength. The Faculty supports two thrusts at present:
Centres of Excellence
The Faculty is home to several Centres of Excellence: