• Position: Researcher
    Qualifications:          Dip Ed, Sports & Phys Ed (Zimbabwe), BSc Hons (Nat Univ of Sc & Tech), MA, PhD (UWC)

Smart Mabweazara’s main research interest is in the prevention and management of non-communicable diseases using physical activity, as well as in the development of contextualised physical activity interventions for low-income populations. His doctoral research addressed the promotion of physical activity among HIV-positive adults of low socio-economic status, from which he published five articles in peer-reviewed and accredited journals. His Master and PhD degrees are in Sport, Recreation and Exercise Science.

School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape
Robert Sobukwe Road, Bellville 7535, Republic of South Africa
Tel: +27-21 - 959 2809 | Fax: +27- 21 - 959 2872 | Email: mppetersen@uwc.ac.za