Parts: (1) Noakes
| (2) Rossouw | (3) Question
Dr. Tim Noakes and Dr Jacques Rossouw debate "Cholesterol's
role in heart disease, and current dietary recommendations"
during "The Great Centenary Debate" at the University
of Cape Town's Faculty of Health Sciences.
Tim Noakes, MD, DSc, is Discovery Health professor of exercise
and sport science at the University of Cape Town in South Africa.
He is also director of the Medical Research Council/University
of Cape Town Research Unit for Exercise Science and Sports Medicine
at the Sports Science Institute of South Africa in Newlands.
Noakes is an editorial board member for many international sport
science journals and a former president of the South African
Sports Medicine Association. Publishing the first scientific
article on exercise-associated hyponatremia (EAH) is considered
among his greatest achievements.
Jacques Rossouw, MB.ChB., F.C.P. (S.A.), M.D. is the chief
of the Women's Health Initiative. Prior to joining the NHLBI
in 1989, Dr. Rossouw served as the director of the National Research
Institute for Nutritional Diseases of the South African Medical
Research Council. Dr. Rossouw graduated from the University of
Cape Town in South Africa, where he studied internal medicine
and hepatology. He is the author or coauthor of more than 150
articles and book chapters on a variety of topics, including
postmenopausal hormone therapy and cardiovascular disease, lipids,
nutrition, and community intervention studies.