Ms Ulla Wallmesley

BSc Physiotherapy (University of the Witwatersrand), MPH (University of the Western Cape)

Part-time and associated staff

Ulla Walmisley is a public health researcher with an interest in health systems strengthening and adolescent health. She trained as a physiotherapist at Wits, and continues to do some clinical work in this field.

Motivated by a desire to make a difference on a larger scale, she completed her MPH at UWC in 2018 and moved into the academic sphere. She is co-marker on the Management Strategies for Health module of the MPH course, particularly valuing the opportunity to engage with students and facilitate learning. She completed work on a scoping review related to adolescent health last year for Prof Brian van Wyk, and this year is assisting Prof Asha George with three projects.