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Postgraduate Programmes


Registrar and Specialist Pathology Training in Haematology

Medical Technologists Training
Full-time and part-time

Postdoctoral Fellowships
Full-time research appointment. Enquire to individual staff members

Continued Professional Development (CPD) Basic Molecular
Involved in activities for CPD

Research Activities

Several projects are supported by both local and international grant funders.

Basic Molecular Medicine Research Development

  • Hepatitis B Virus Research Unit
  • Platelet Research Unit
  • HIV Pathogenesis Research Group
  • Red Blood Cell Membrane Malaria Unit
  • Cancer and Cytogenetics
  • Molecular Mycobacteriology Research Unit

Applied Molecular Medicine Research Development

  • Research Diagnostics 
  • Flow Cytometry
  • Molecular Diagnostic Unit (PCR Lab)
  • HIV Genotyping -Main Haematology Laboratory

Clinical Research in Molecular Med Haematology

  • Clinical Haematology 
  • Contract Laboratory Services (CLS)
  • Main Haematology Laboratory
  • Paediatric and Adult Clinical Cohorts

Laboratory Services
The National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) provides diagnostic pathology services to national health care facilities throughout Southern Africa.

Postgraduate Enquiries

Honours Co-ordinator
Dr Natalie Whalley
Tel: +27 (11) 717-2264

Masters and PhD Coordinator: Prof Theresa Coetzer
Tel: +27 (11) 717-2419