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Emeritus Professor Solomon Benatar

Emeritus Professor Solomon (Solly) Benatar

MBChB, DSc (Med), FFA(SA), FRCP (Lond), FACP (Hon)

Emeritus Professor of Medicine, University of Cape Town
Visiting Scholar, Joint Center for Bioethics (JCB), University of Toronto
Visiting Scholar Balsillie School of International Affairs, Canada

Previous positions
Professor of Medicine University of Cape Town (1980-2007)
Professor & Head, Department of Medicine, UCT & Groote Schuur Hospital (1980-1999)
Founding Director, University of Cape Town Bioethics Centre (1992-2012)  
President International Association of Bioethics (2001-2003) 
Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health University of Toronto (2008-2012)


Benatar S, Brock G. (Editors) Cambridge University Press 2011 

Research Interests
Global Health                     
International Research Ethics              
Public Health Ethics                   
Health services in South Africa              
Human Rights                       

Current teaching 
Bioethics to medical students at the University of Cape Town (UCT)
Module in International Research Ethics MHSc (Bioethics). JCB, University of Toronto
Seminars on Global Health and Global Health Ethics. JCB & Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto
Lectures and Seminars Balsillie School of International Affairs & Wilfrid Laurier University, Ontario, Canada. 
Office: L51-67 Old Groote Schuur Hospital