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Bridging Medical Systems

A visit with William R. Folk, Professor of Biochemistry

By LuAnne Roth
Published: - Topics: South Africa traditional healing biochemistry TICIPS The International Center for Indigenous Phytotherapy Studies

Collaborating across nations

Topics: TICIPS The International Center for Indigenous Phytotherapy Studies

William Folk and Quinton Johnson (of the University of the Western Cape) have orchestrated a large collaboration of over a dozen colleagues from universities in South Africa and the United States to create a virtual center that seeks to understand traditional healing practices in South Africa.