About Dr Ramadimetja Mable Kekana
Dr Kekana is currently the Head of Department of Radiography and Chair of the School of Healthcare Sciences at the University of Pretoria, Faculty of Health Sciences. She has a Bachelor’s degree and Honours in Diagnostic Radiography, a Diploma in Tertiary Education, B Admin, M Tech Education and PhD in Education. She has also completed the ICF train the trainer course and has been awarded a Women in Leadership as well as the Program for Academic Leadership certificates.
She has served at the HPCSA as the member and chairperson for the Radiography and Clinical Technology Board, member of Council and chairperson of the Human Rights, Ethics and Professional Practice committee.
She is a member of the Society of Radiographers of South Africa, Chairperson of the Gauteng Radiography Education and Training Committee, member of the Radiography Educationists (RED) Group, International Society of Radiographers and Radiologic Technologists (ISRRT).
She has numerous scientific publications and her presentations at the National and international conferences cover the topics in Education and clinical radiography practice, interprofessional education, community engagement and service to communities, telemedicine, international classification of functioning, disability and health (ICF).
She is now serving at SACOHSD as an additional member to the Executive Committee.