Dr Teresa Nel
Dr Teresa Nel joined PathCare in October 2005.
After completing her internship, she worked for a year in Manapo hospital in Phuthaditjhaba as a medical officer.
At the beginning of 1989 she returned to Bloemfontein and worked as medical officer in the paediatric ICU at Pelonomi Hospital for 2 years. Thereafter she moved over to the department of Internal Medicine and worked full time in the area of clinical haematology at Pelonomi Hospital.
She did her post graduate qualification in Bloemfontein at the Department of Haematology and Cell Biology under Prof P Badenhorst. On completion of the degree she was appointed as a consultant in the Haematology department until she took up the position of Medical Director of the Natal Blood Transfusion Service and the Natal Bioproducts Institute, 2 months after obtaining my qualification.
Following the amalgamation process of the blood transfusion services she was appointed as the National Medical Director of the South African National Blood Service in 2001.
Theresa’s special interest and expertise include transfusion medicine and general haematology.
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