Centenary of the UCT Faculty of Health Sciences

The place and the person: Named buildings, rooms and places on the campus of the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town

David M Dent, Gonda Perez

Abstract


The University of Cape Town Faculty of Health Sciences, in its hundredth year, carries a strong current of its development in the inscriptions on its pediments, doorways and notice boards. These names describe the Faculty in each of its stages of evolution, and evoke a rich history. The named look down from their portraits with pride at the passing students, the staff, and the flourishing Faculty.

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David M Dent, Emeritus Professor of Surgery, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town

Gonda Perez, Associate Professor, Deputy Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town

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history, university of Cape Town Faculty of Health Sciences

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South African Medical Journal 2012;102(6):396-399.

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Date submitted: 2011-11-04
Date published: 2012-03-02

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