Podcasts

Nuclear treatment to cure cancer

A Professor and leading expert in head of nuclear medicine at the University of Pretoria and Steve Biko Academic Hospital, Chair of the South African Medical Research Council on use of nuclear medicine to treat cancer Prof Mike Sathekge joins Radio 2000 via phone to talk about a nuclear treatment to cure cancer. | Radio 2000 | 15 August 2019

Gender based violence in South Africa

In the continuation of observing women’s month, today the discussion is on gender based violence in South Africa, with South African Medical Research Council`s (SAMRC`s) Gender and Health Research Unit (GHRU) Professor Naeemah Abrahams. | SAFM | 14 August 2019

Positive impact of early initiation of an exclusive and continued breastfeeding

Dr Tanya Doherty is the Chief Specialist Scientist at the South African Medical Research Council and she talks about the positive impact of early initiation of an exclusive and continued breastfeeding. | SAFM | 8 August 2019

Binge-drinking

Binge-drinking. Prof Charles Parry, Director of alcohol, tobacco and other drug research unit - South African Medical Research Council | The John Maytham Show | 31 July 2019

School kids lost in cloud of codeine

Unit Director Professor Parry speaks to Power FM about the latest statistics on codeine use in South Africa.   School kids lost in cloud of codeine: Rehab centres full of kids hooked on a cough syrup cocktail popularly known as ‘lean’ | Power Lunch | 29 July 2019

State of the art high through put genomics sequencing centre

The South African Medical Research Council have launched have launched a state of the art high through put genomics sequencing centre in Cape Town. Dr. Glenda Gray, CEO of the South African Medical Research Council speaks to Kieno Kammies about a state of the art, genomics sequencing centre, which has just opened in Cape Town | Cape Talk | 30 July 2019

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