Graduates derived from CANSA granted projects ended 30 June 2020
CANSA acknowledges the importance of building the capacity of a new generation of cancer researchers to further develop much-needed advances in cancer research in South Africa. Where appropriate, Type A grants permit students to work under the supervision of the principal investigator and grant holder to obtain a postgraduate qualification. At the end of June 2020, a total of 7 researchers completed their CANSA research grants. Emanating from these projects were the following 13 degrees awarded to students:
- MSc – 8
- Ph.D. – 3
- BSc honours – 1
- MPH – 1
- 6 Postdoctoral fellows have been trained as a result of these granted projects.
- 1 MSc and 1 Ph.D. degree are in progress.
Students are from the Universities of Pretoria and Cape Town.