In Memoriam: Professor Bongani Mayosi, 1967 to 2018 - George A. Mensah, MD

Professor Bongani Mawethu Mayosi, Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Cape Town (UCT) and professor and former head of the Department of Medicine at Groote Schuur Hospital and UCT, was born in uMthatha in South Africa’s Eastern Cape Province on January 28,1967. He died in Cape Town on July 27, 2018.

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The Bongani Mayosi Memorial Lecture: In a powerful, and emotion-charged lecture, the life, achievements and legacy of African cardiologist Professor Bongani Mayosi were remembered at ESC 2019

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