Dr Bhavna Patel: Chair of the conference
Dr Bhavna Patel is the Chief Executive Officer of Groote Schuur Hospital. She received her medical degree at the University of Cape Town and subsequently studied towards 4 Masters degrees in Family Medicine (University of Stellenbosch), Public Health (University of Cape Town) and Bioethics and Health Law (University of Witwatersrand). She also holds a BSc degree and has completed Labour Relations and Total Quality Management programs through UNISA. Her interest is in Leadership.
Mr Errol Noel Brierley: Co-Chair of the conference
Mr Brierley is the Human Resource Manager at Groote Schuur Hospital and obtained his Masters in Administration at the University of the Western Cape in Cape Town, South Africa. His interest lies in Sustainable Development and Growth, a topic on which he has presented papers at various conferences.
Ms Noluvo Mqushulu
Ms Mqushulu is an Education, Training, and Development Practitioner who has worked in the Public Service for about 21 years. She worked for several departments, including Western Cape Education Department as well as Human Settlements, before joining the Health sector. She has a National Diploma in Human Resources Management which she obtained at CPUT. She is currently doing her Bcom in HRM through MANCOSA.
Dr Stephanus Fourie – Chairperson of the review committee
Dr Saadiq Kariem
Mrs Bernadette Arries
Dr Anthony Hawkridge
Mrs Rogini Pillay