Southern African Society for Human Genetics  

The Southern African Society for Human Genetics (SASHG) is a non-profit organization for health care professionals involved and interested in human or medical genetics.

Our aims are

  • to promote and advance the practice and science of human and medical genetics in Southern Africa
     
  • to facilitate contact between persons in the different branches of human and medical genetics
     
  • to maintain the highest ethical and professional standards in all its affairs and activities
     
  • to arrange conferences and symposia
     
  • to initiate contact with similar organizations in other parts of the world
     
  • to practice its affairs in a non-profit making and non-discriminatory manner
     

Contact Details

Chair: Dr Zane Lombard
Telephone: 011 489 9221
Fax: 086 765 6304
E-mail: zane.lombard@wits.ac.za
Postal
Address:
Division of Human Genetics
National Health Laboratory Service & University of the Witwatersrand
PO Box 1038
Johannesburg
2000