Ms Lerato Hlaka

Ms. Hlaka is currently a PhD scholar on the Internship Programme. She was awarded the L’Oréal-UNESCO for Women in Science PhD Fellowship for sub-Saharan Africa in July 2018, for her work on “Identifying the anti-mycobacterial activity Minor groove binders and the use of non-ionic surfactant vesicles to improve their efficacy for tuberculosis therapy”.  The Division of Research Capacity Development (RCD) felicitates Lerato once again on this prestigious award. Ms. Hlaka would also like to express her gratitude towards the SAMRC for their continued support towards her doctoral studies.