Welcome to SASBMB Congress

The South African Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (SBMB) invites you to attend the 28th congress taking place between 7 and 10 July 2024 at the Protea Hotel Ranch Resort, Polokwane. The congress is hosted by the University of Venda

The congress theme is: “Biochemistry leading the future”. We anticipate attracting 350 – 400 delegates over the 4 days. We appeal to all researchers working in the fields of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology not to miss this bi-annual congress. We have assembled a team of various distinguished local and international guest speakers who will present their work at the congress. We strongly recommend that you invite your postgraduate students. We have lined up exciting prices for postgraduate students who will take part at the congress.

We look forward to welcoming you at the 28th SASBMB Congress!

Prof Francois van der Westhuizen
President – SASBMB

Prof Addmore Shonhai
Congress Chairperson – SASBMB


Early Bird Registration closes 30 April 2024


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Protea Hotel Ranch Resort
25 km South of Polokwane
on either the N1 or the R101,
Limpopo Province,
South Africa

Phone : +27 (0)15 290 5000