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Managing human remains amid COVID-19
Thu, 11 Jun 2020 - 11:30

The death of someone from COVID-19, doesn't mean they can't still spread the disease.

Death to burial - Covid-19 risks
Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 14:00

COVID-19 infection risks do not disappear immediately after the death of those who succumb to it. In death’s aftermath, the people closely involved with the body – families, carers, priests, hospital porters and undertakers – remain at risk.

St Cyprians school visit
Sat, 30 May 2020 - 15:15

Inspiring young women through science engagement in Biomedical Forensic Science laboratory

Forensic Day 2019
Sun, 05 May 2019 - 13:00
Forensic Day 2019 "A BASIC GUIDELINE IN FORENSIC PATHOLOGY AND SCIENCE" FOR GRADE 10, 11 and 12 LEARNERS
Toxicology Symposium 2019
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 - 13:00

DATE - Friday, 12 April 2019
TIME - 08:00 – 18:00
PLACE - Wolfson Lecture Theatre, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town
FEES - R250 (Students) | R450 (Professionals)
TOPICS :
Post-Mortem Toxicology │ Analytical & Clinical Toxicology │ Drug Trends │ Drug-Facilitated Crimes │ Doping │ Innovations & Research in Toxicology │ Toxicology Case Studies

Forensic Day 2018
Thu, 24 May 2018 - 09:45
Forensic Day 2018 "A BASIC GUIDELINE IN FORENSIC PATHOLOGY AND SCIENCE" FOR GRADE 10, 11 and 12 LEARNERS
GHJRU MASTER CLASS
Thu, 28 Sep 2017 - 11:30

The First Ninety Days: Lessons Learned from the Integration of Protection Principles in The Delivery of Health Programmes in Bidi Bidi, Uganda, The World’s Largest Refugee Camp

What forensic pathology services are
Wed, 27 Sep 2017 - 11:30

The Forensic Pathology Service (FPS) in the Western Cape was established in 2006 when the South African Police Service Mortuaries transferred to Western Cape Government Health and the Directorate Forensic Pathology Services was established within the Department of Health.

Interview
New forensic pathology facility interview
Tue, 26 Sep 2017 - 14:15

CAPE TOWN, 21 September 2017 - Forensic pathology services in the Western Cape are set to become more streamlined. A brand new facility is being built in Cape Town.

Child Murders
Child murders: SA's preventable tragedy
Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 11:00

Cape Town - Child murders have dominated news in the Western Cape over the past few months. These brutal killings of defenceless young children have understandably caused much outrage and civil society organisations have called for decisive action by the provincial government, in particular for a commission of inquiry to stem the tide of these killings.

Group present at the construction start
Construction set to start on new R281m forensics laboratory unit
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 15:45

Cape Town - Work has started on the new R281 million project to replace the forensic pathology services laboratory in Salt River, Cape Town with a larger purpose-built modern forensic pathology facility to be built at the entrance to Groote Schuur Hospital in Observatory, the Western Cape government said on Sunday.

New Morgue Sod Turning
New Morgue for Cape Town
Thu, 21 Sep 2017 - 14:30

Cape Town - A new state-of-the-art morgue is set to be built at the entrance to Groote Schuur Hospital and will be replacing the Forensic Pathology Services Laboratory in Salt River.

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