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Fatima Kathrada

Country of origin: South Africa Currently in: South Africa, Johannesburg General field of specialization: Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Academic Background


2017 Master Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
2009 Undergraduate Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences
Research and Profession

Current Research Activities

Medical and Health Sciences incl Neurosciences

Supervisor of postgraduate students in Women's health research Currently a PhD candidate at Wits

Publications resulting from Research: 

Hayat F, Inam A, Kathrada F, van Zyl RL, Coetzee M, Azam A. 2016. New antiprotozoal agents: Synthesis and biological evaluation of different 4-(7- chloroquinolin-4-yl) piperazin-1-yl) pyrrolidin-2-yl) methanone hybrids. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters 27 (2017):460-465

Vally M, Kathrada F, Butkow N. 2018. An Update on the Measurement and Management of Cholesterol with Specific Reference to Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD). South African Family Practice 16 (1):15-20

Kathrada F, Vally M. 2019. Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease. South African Family Practice 61 (2):17-23

Kathrada F. 2019. Ophthalmology: A ‘look’ into conjunctivitis. South African Family Practice 61 (4):41-44

Mitchell JB, Chetty Y, Kathrada F. 2022. Progestins in the symptomatic management of endometriosis: a meta-analysis on their effectiveness and safety. BMC Women’s Health. 22:526

Current profession

Current professional activities type: 
Lecturer at Wits Department of Pharmacy & Pharmacology Third year Clinical Pharmacy co-ordinator Fourth year BPharm co-ordinator Postgraduate supervisor


World endometriosis research society
European fertility Society
International Union of basic & clinical pharmacology

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