Prof Gerhard Walzl leads the immunology group in Molecular Biology and Human Genetics.
Valerie Mizrahi is professorial director of the Institute of Infectious Disease and Molecular Medicine at UCT.
Professor Bavesh Kana is the head of the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) node.
CBTBR Core Team members
Prof Rob Warren focuses on the disease dynamics of the M. tuberculosis epidemic.
Holds the DST/NRF SARChI Chair and leads the SU Host-Pathogen Mycobactomics group.
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Member of the SAMRC/NHLS/UCT Molecular Mycobacteriology Research Unit.
Dr Bhavna Gordhan is a senior researcher at the Wits node of the CBTBR.
Previous co-director and Director of the CBTBR from inception until his retirement at the end of 2017
Professor Michele Miller is the NRF South African Research Chair in Animal Tuberculosis.
Professor Eileen Hoal leads the SU group focussing on the host genetics of tuberculosis
In 2015 he joined the Division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics at SU
In 2016 she joined the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at Stellenbosch University
Dr Bienyameen Baker is a Senior Researcher and heads the TB Drugs group
In 2017 Stephanus started to work as lead clinician of the rapidly expanding clinical research team
Dr Marlo Möller has worked in the field of host genetic susceptibility since 2004
Dr Craig Kinnear is a Specialist Scientist at the SAMRC Centre for Tuberculosis Research
Dr. Christopher Ealand is a Researcher at the University of the Witwatersrand node
Dr. Monique Williams is a senior scientist in the division of Molecular Biology and Human Genetics
Dr André G Loxton is a specialist scientist of the SA Medical Research Council
Dr Joanna Evans is a Research Officer in the SAMRC/NHLS/UCT Molecular Mycobacteriology Research Unit
Dr. Nelita Du Plessis is a senior scientist in the Immunology Research Group
Dr Léanie Kleynhans is a senior scientist with the SU Immunology Research Group
Dr Vuyo Mavumengwana is a specialist scientist of the SA Medical Research Council
Dr Novel N Chegou (PhD) is currently a Senior Researcher at the University of Stellenbosch
Dr Gabriel Mashabela is a specialist scientist at the South African Medical Research Council
Dr. Edith Machowski works as a senior researcher at the Wits node of the CBTBR
Dr Liezel Smith is a Senior Scientist and Project Manager for the CBTBR.