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physical therapist , researcher

Sjan-Mari Van Niekerk, South African physical therapist, researcher. Named one of Young Researcher of year award; grant, Medical Research Council, South Africa, 2007-2008. Member of HPCSA.

Background

Niekerk, Sjan-Mari Van was born on March 31, 1982 in Prieska, Northen Cape, South Africa. Daughter of Adriaan Erasmus and Ronet Surina Van Niekerk.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy, Stellenbosch University, South Africa, 2004. Master of Science in Physiotherapy, Stellenbosch University, South Africa, 2007. Doctor of Philosophy in Physiotherapy, Stellenbosch University, South Africa, since 2008.

Career

Community service physiotherapist Embohleni Hospital, Elikwatini, South Africa, 2005—2006. Locum physiotherapist Panorama Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa, since 2007. Senior physiotherapist Stellenbosch Hospital, 2007—2008.

Owner TeamSpeak Physiotherapy, since 2007. Director research development to professor physio Cape Town, since 2008. Research assistant Stellenbosch University, since 2008.

Director research development physiogro, 2009.

Membership

Member of HPCSA.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, exercise, reading, saxophone.

Connections

Life partner Lizanne Van Zyl.

father:
Adriaan Erasmus

mother:
Ronet Surina Van Niekerk