News – Awareness
Posted on: 16 March 2008
Socru is proud to announce the publication of a landmark report from Africa’s largest study of cardiovascular disease, the Heart of Soweto Study, in the internationally renowned journal The Lancet on 15th March 2008.
Posted on: 10 November 2007
The Heart of Soweto research team held a Heart Awareness Day at the Dobsonville Shopping Centre in Soweto on 9 November 2007.
Posted on: 1 September 2007
From October this year, the Soweto Cardiovascular Research Unit (Socru) and the CH Baragwanath Cardiac Unit will implement a pilot nurses training programme that will help change the way cardiac illnesses, in are being managed in the Soweto community.
Posted on: 15 September 2006
Sept 2006 – Socru Director Prof Karen Sliwa, and researcher Dr Olaf Forster presented four posters and a talk at the World Congress of Cardiology in Barcelona in early September.