Ms Urisha Naidoo


Ms Urisha Naidoo



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Research Interests

Health science education, Higher education, Speech disorders



Biosketch Ms Urisha Naidoo obtained her Bachelor and Masters of Communication Pathology degrees (Speech-Language Pathology) from the University of KwaZulu-Natal in 2007 and 2012 respectively. In 2014 she joined the doctoral programme in Higher Education at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. Her doctoral thesis is tentatively titled: Graduate competences of the rehabilitative professions in the Health Sciences. While pursuing her PhD studies, Ms Naidoo works as a full-time lecturer and post graduate supervisor in the Discipline of Speech-Language Pathology. Ms Naidoo presented her master’s research at local conferences in South Africa. Additionally Ms Naidoo has published her research in the South African Journal of Higher Education. ResearchGate Profile

List of Publications

U. Naidoo, P. S. Flack, I. Naidoo, S. Y. Essack  ( in press)
Secondary school factors relating to academic success in first-year Health Science students South African Journal of Higher Education (in press).