University of Cape Town (UCT)

Co-Chair, Conference Organising Committee

Head, Division of Human Genetics, UCT

Director of the MRC Research Unit for Genomic and Precision Medicine.

Head of the Department of Pathology at the UCT and its Affiliated Hospitals (Groote Schuur and Red Cross Children Hospitals).

Research Interest: Genetics of complex chronic disorders; weaving genomic information with that of human origins; diversity and health; Genetics of sensory disorders (blindness), cancers and psychiatric genetics