Full First Name(s)
Pieter Willem Adriaan
Title (honorific)
Academic Qualifications
PhD (2011, University of Pretoria, South Africa); MTech (2001, Tshwane University of Technology, South Africa)
Brief Biography (English)

Professor Pieter Meyer is a Head of Department: Department Immunology, National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) Tshwane Academic Division and Faculty of Heath Sciences, University of Pretoria.

He is a C-rated National Research Foundation (NRF) Medical Scientist researcher with a PhD in Medical Immunology (University of Pretoria, 2011). His present research interest centers on both novel proteomic biomarkers and associated molecular indices in Rheumatoid Arthritis to identify disease severity, progression, treatment efficacy and comorbidities.

He has over 30 years of extensive expertise in Allergology, Autoimmunity, Transplantation, Immunophenotyping and diagnosis of infectious diseases and manages the Department of Immunology’s under and postgraduate academic teaching and researcher programs in the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria.

Prof Meyer has authored 32 publications in peer-reviewed journals with an average of 30 citations per year in the last 5 years (h-index=10).

Job Title
Head of Department
Primary Organisation
National Helath LaboratoryServices (NHLS)
Website Address for Primary Organisation
African Country
South Africa
African Region
Southern Africa

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