School of Clinical Medicine

The School of Clinical Medicine encompasses all the clinical disciplines with the exception of Family Medicine. The academic staff provide specialist clinical services to the people of KwaZulu-Natal in partnership with the provincial Department of Health, play a key role in the training of health care professionals at both undergraduate and postgraduate level, and undertake basic and applied research in the clinical sciences.

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Life-Long Learning a Key Factor for Success
Hift reminded the students they needed to divide their time between clinical service, studying and research. ‘The next four years are all about becoming well-rounded professionals,’ he said, stressing that students had to conduct themselves professionally at all times. Professional conduct and good communication were vital in helping prevent the death of patients.
A Star is Born at UKZN s Medical School
The final-year student at UKZN’s Nelson R. Mandela School of Medicine has achieved exceptional recognition following the publication of his first-author paper titled: “Clinical Risk Factors for In-Hospital Mortality in Older Adults with HIV Infection – Findings from a South African Hospital Administrative Dataset”.
UKZN Professor to Attend Conference in Cameroon on HIV-Related Kid...
Bhimma was invited by Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO), a Belgium foundation which works to improve the care and outcomes of kidney disease patients worldwide through promoting co-ordination, collaboration and integration of initiatives to develop and implement clinical practice guidelines.
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PA/Secretary to the Dean
Ms Sithembile Khuzwayo
Tel: +27 31 2604216

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School of Clinical Medicine
University of KwaZulu-Natal
719 Umbilo Road

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