SAMJ: South African Medical Journal
On-line version ISSN 2078-5135
DOUGLAS, Tania S. Biomedical engineering at the University of Cape Town : challenges and opportunities. SAMJ, S. Afr. med. j. [online]. 2012, vol.102, n.6, pp. 456-456. ISSN 2078-5135.
The biomedical engineering programme at the University of Cape Town has the potential to address some of South Africa's unique public health challenges and to contribute to growth of the local medical device industry, directly and indirectly, through research activities and postgraduate education. Full realisation of this potential requires engagement with the clinical practice environment and with industry