Joyce Mothabeng

Professor Joyce Mothabeng
Administrator, WCPT Africa Region Office

Professor Joyce Mothabeng is currently a senior lecturer, research coordinator and head,  department of Physiotherapy, University of Pretoria.

Her main area of teaching is Disability and rehabilitation, with special interest in Spinal cord injury (SCI) rehabilitation. Other subjects include professional development, ethics and applied research.

She is actively involved in the Southern Africa Spinal Cord Association (SASCA) as treasurer on the executive committee and is a member of the International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS).

Prof. Mothabeng has been actively participating in WCPT Africa congresses since 1998.

Profile of Professor Joyce Mothabeng

As the WCPT Africa Region Office Administrator, Prof. Mothabeng works with other WCPT Africa Region Board members to give leadership and execute WCPT policies in the African Region.

Head of Department, Department of Physiotherapy, University of Pretoria, South Africa.

  • Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy
  • Master of Science in Physiotherapy
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Physiotherapy

Physiotherapy education, disability and rehabilitation, with special interest in Spinal cord injury rehabilitation. Other areas of interest are professional development, ethics and applied research.