University of Witwatersrand, South Africa

Chair of the Scientific Programming Committee – ICHG2021

Steering Committee Member

President of the International Federation of Human Genetics Societies

Immediate Past President, African Society of Human Genetics (AfSHG)

Director, Sydney Brenner Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of the Witwatersrand

Professor of Human Genetics, National Health Laboratory Service and University of the Witwatersrand
South African Research Chair (Bioinformatics and Genomics of African Populations)

Research Interests: Molecular profiling of single-gene disorders in African families; Identifying genetic and environmental risk factors for obesity and cardiometabolic diseases in African populations; Genomic medicine approaches for African populations