Dissection Summer School @ University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
The School of Anatomical Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg is hosting a Dissection Summer School in order to provide training in human anatomy undertaken on human cadavers. This venture has been endorsed by the Anatomical Society of Southern Africa (ASSA). The Wits School of Anatomical Sciences is set in Johannesburg which is the economic hub of South Africa. The Wits Faculty of Health Sciences is recognized internationally for its academic programs and its research.
Special issue about "Ethics in Anatomy"
Special issue about "Ethics in Anatomy" has been published by Clinical Anatomy based on the results of the FICEM group Meeting in Beijing in 2014.
3D imaging in a South African context
In collaboration with the European Union, Erasmus Mundus, AESOP and AESOP Plus, the University of Pretoria is hosting a cutting-edge workshop from the 12th to the 15th of October 2015 that will expose attendees to the latest 3D technologies in a South African context. Speakers include experts on CT, CBCT, Microfocus X-ray Computed Tomography (CT), surface scanning, 3D printing, 3D modelling, geometric morphometrics and their applications. The diversity of possibilities show-cased in this workshop is envisaged to create the incentive for new training and career development opportunities. This workshop will also offer exciting excursions to heritage sites such as the Cradle of Humankind, as well as the Sterkfontein Caves and Necsa.
Register now on the 3D imaging in a South African context website: http://www.up.ac.za/3-dimensions to be sure not to miss out on this first-of-its-kind opportunity.
Deadline: 28 August 2015.
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