Department of Internal Medicine

Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Research

Research

  • The department is actively involved in clinical/basic science as well as pharmaceutical contract research
  • Areas of interest have been :
    • Helicobacter Pylori and peptic ulcer disease
    • HIV and mediatstinal lymphnodes
    • Oesophgeal Cancer - Squamous as well as
      • adeno
    • Colorectal diseases - Cancer
    • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
    • Liver
      • Viral hepatitis B,C
      • Gallstone disease
HIGHER DEGREE
Currently registered: 2 MMed

PRESENTATIONS
  • Abstracts presented annually at SAGES (South African Gastroenterology meeting)