Katlego Jeffrey Hamilton Balemoge

Jeffrey is from Good-hope, Botswana. He graduated from the University of Birmingham in July 2020 with a Master Degree in Chemical Engineering. He developed an affinity for healthcare technology in his undergraduate with an impressive track record of projects. Examples include hip implant improvement and 3D scale up of organotypic tissue.

Jeff started in September 2020 and was commissioned with developing and formulating a series of viscosupplement for the treatment of early stage osteoarthritis. His project will involve the use of tribology principles,  basic histology of cartilage, and rheology with ties in drug development for the viscosupplement development.