The Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Cape Town is the most highly ranked medical school in Africa. It has internationally recognised cancer scientists and innovative young scientists who are on ground-breaking cancer research paths.
The Cancer Research Initiative fosters integrated, interdisciplinary cancer research. It builds on current strengths and promotes collaborative research into effective and relevant approaches to prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer. It supports translation of this knowledge into preventive, therapeutic and public health strategies. For further information on cancer research conducted at UCT, please visit: http://www.health.uct.ac.za/fhs/research/groupings/cri