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educator , Psychiatrist

Renata Schoeman, South African psychiatrist, educator.


Schoeman, Renata was born on December 14, 1976 in Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa.


Doctor of Medicine, Health Professions Council South Africa, 1999. Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery, University Free State, Bloemfonten, 1999. BSocSc with Honors, University Free State, Bloemfonten, 2001.

MSocSc in Psychology, University Free State, Bloemfonten, 2002. DMH, Colleges Medicine South Africa, 2001. FCPsych, Colleges Medicine South Africa, 2006.

Master of Medicine in Psychiatry, University Stellenbosch, South Africa, 2006.


Intern Department Health Free State, Bloemfontein, 2000, medical officer: community service, 2001. Medical officer: family medicine & psychiatry department health University Free State, South Africa, 2002—2002. Registrar, psychiatry University Stellenbosch-Provinsial Administration Western Cape, Cape Town, 2003—2006.

Lecturer, department psychiatry University Stellenbosch, 2007—2008, lecturer, department anatomy & histology, 2007—2008, psychiatrist, since 2007, external lecturer, department psychology, since 2009, honorary lecturer. Research fellow Medical Research Council South Africa, since 2007. Fellow Discovery Foundation, South Africa, since 2007.

Private psychiatrist South Africa, since 2008. Presenter & speaker in fields, South Africa, since 2002. Reviewer Schizophrenia Research, since 2008.


  • Certified medical practitioner Health Professions Council South Africa, 1999, psychiatrist Health Professions Council South Africa, 2006, medical practitioner General Medical Council, 2000, in electro convulsive therapy South African Society Psychiatrists, 2004, in investigator research course Foundation Professional Development, 2004, in investigator training program Phizer, 2007, Medical Practitioner International Minerals and Chemical Corporation, 2007, certified Professional Board Psychology, Health Professions Council South Africa, 2001. Psychometrist Health Professions Council South Africa, 2001, in matrics consensus cognitive battery Massachusetts General Hospital Home, Boston, 2007, international research ethics IRENSA, 2007.


Fellow: Colleges Medicine South Africa (examiner psychiatry since 2008). Member: Irish Medical Council, General Medical Council (England), Schizophrenia International Research Society, World Federation Biological Pscyhiatry, American Psychiatric Association, Medical Protection Society, South African Medical Association, South African Society Psychiatrists, Health Professions Council South Africa, Harp Society South Africa.


  • Other Interests

    Harp, sports, needlecrafts, gardening.


Daughter of Lodewyk Philip Schoeman and Catharina Aletta Pretorius, Frank Day Ian Hodgson (Stepfather). Married Stefan Dan Zaharie, August 15, 1999.

Lodewyk Philip Schoeman

Catharina Aletta Pretorius

Stefan Dan Zaharie