UCT Libraries will be celebrating South African Library Week from 18 - 26 March 2017. With the theme of MY Library, YOUR Library, SA Library Week aims to create a sense of ownership in library communities. Take a photo of you in your favourite spot in the library and upload it to twitter @uctlibrary #uctlibrary #SALW2017
Professor Johannes Fagan’s acclaimed surgical encyclopaedia Open Access Atlas of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Operative Surgery, which has been published online and accessed for free by doctors and students the world over, was named best Open Book in the International 2017 Open Educational Resources & Project Awards for Open Education Excellence. Fagan, of UCT’s Division of Otorhinolaryngology, will receive the award on 9 March.
Dr Ntobeko Ntusi has been appointed as the new Head of the Department (HOD) of Medicine, from November 2016. Dr Ntusi replaces Professor Bongani Mayosi, who is Dean designate for the Faculty of Health Sciences.