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 Congratulate Dr Feleni

Author: Faculty of Natural Science

.On the evening of 28 September 2016,  at Morningside Sandton in Johannesburg, Miss Usisipho Feleni received the ''L'Oreal-UNESCO Fellowships for Women Scientists from Sub-Saharan Africa Doctoral Award for 2016''

On the evening of 28 September 2016,  at Morningside Sandton in Johannesburg, Miss Usisipho Feleni received the ''L'Oreal-UNESCO Fellowships for Women Scientists from Sub-Saharan Africa Doctoral Award for 2016'', for her research work on "Smart Bio-electrochemical Sensing and Signalling of Inter-individual Responses to Breast Cancer Treatment".

 

She follows a line of Sensor Lab female researchers who won the award in 2012, 2013 and 2014. Miss Feleni also won the 2016 South African Women in Science Award, WISA (TATA Doctoral Scholarship) which she received in August, 2016. Miss Feleni obtained her training in sensors and signals at the UWC Sensor Lab, the University of Missouri Medical School in USA and the Centre for Biosensors and Bioelectronics at Linköping University in Sweden.

 

As an institution we want to congratulate Dr Feleni and wish her well on her journey ahead.​

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