Archive for Jun 2019

Welcome Cornel de Jongh

We are very excited to welcome Cornel de Jongh to the BERG team. Cornel starts on 3 June 2019. Cornel is an alumnus of BERG receiving his master’s degree back in 2007. Cornel then spent 12 years in the biomedical engineering industry, most notably as biomedical engineering project manager at Leatt Corporation for the last…

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Novel Screening Tool for ADHD (The PANDA Project)

Members of the Biomedical Engineering Research Group at Stellenbosch University have developed a novel screening tool for ADHD amongst children. The project team comprises Prof Pieter Fourie, a paediatrician and engineer, and two of his master’s students, Romano Swarts and Hervé Mwamba. Attention-Deficit/Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common neurodevelopmental disorders, distinctly characterised…

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