Health Sciences Alumni Braai - Saturday 23 July 2016

Saturday, 23 July 2016 | GTA, Mississauga

Alumni attended a traditional South African ‘braai’ (BBQ) to meet incoming Dean of Health Sciences, Prof Bongani Mayosi, during his recent visit to McMaster University.

Date: 3- 6 pm, Saturday, 23 July 2016
Venue: The gardens at Raymond James / Landmark Wealth Management
1450 Hurontario Street, Mississauga ON L5G 3H4

Prof. Bongani Mayosi, graduate of the University of Kwazulu-Natal (BMedSci, with distinction, and MBChB, with distinction) now a world renowned cardiologist, has been undertaking a sabbatical at Oxford University and McMaster University. He will be taking up his post as UCT Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences on 1 September 2016. Prof Mayosi’s research interests include Rheumatic fever, Tuberculous pericarditis and Cardiomyopathy. He is a member of the Academy of Science of South Africa and a former President of the College of Physicians of South Africa. Prof. Mayosi was awarded the county’s highest honor, the Order of Mapungubwe (Silver) in 2009. He has most recently been inducted into UCT’s College of Fellows.

This event was co-hosted by Raymond James / Landmark Wealth Management.

Logo Raymond James

FHS Braai Sloan-Glaser
(Dr Jeremy Sloan, Dr Jonathan Glaser, Mrs Dorothy Sloan)

FHS Mayosi speach
(Prof Bongani Mayosi addresses the group)

FHS Braai Group shot
(Alumni listening to Prof Mayosi’s presentation)

FHS Cumming, Arendse
(Ms Shannon Cumming, Mrs Germaine Arendse, Dr Regan Arendse from Saskatoon)

FHS Braai Madikisa, CG Goso
(Dr Paks Madikiza, Prof Bongani Mayosi, South African Consul General Nyameko Goso, Dr Nonhlanhla Khumalo)

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