Internationally recognized for her outstanding work in the area of heart failure.
Her social responsibility is reflected in, amongst others, numerous board positions; and she continues to be involved in teaching, training and mentorship encompassing courses directed at nurse practitioners, clinical officers and echocardiography masterclasses in South Africa, Ethiopia, Zambia and Uganda.
Has significant international research collaborations within the Rheumatic Heart Disease Community and within the Cardiovascular Community.
Collaborations with a range of prestigious national and international clinical and academic centers.
She holds an appointment as adjunct professor at the University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia and as a visiting professor at the Baker Institute in Melbourne, Australia.
Widely published in both local and international journals and books of various topics related to cardiovascular medicine.