For the past 3 decades Professor Ress has co-headed a general medical team in internal medicine, as well as been head of the division of Clinical Immunology in the department of medicine at Groote Schuur hospital & UCT. His activities have included research in TB and autoimmunity, providing an autoimmune routine diagnostic serological service, laboratory evaluation of immune status, and teaching of immunology to under and post-graduate medical students. He is currently an Emeritus Associate Professor of Medicine at UCT.
His hobbies include photography and watching tennis in his spare time.
- MBChB, FCP (SA)
- College of Medicine of SA
- SA Immunology Society
Speciality / Special Interests
- Management of patients with established immune deficiency and those with recurrent infections who require investigation to evaluate their immune status.
- Investigation and management of patients with autoimmune diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE).
- Investigation and management of patients with chronic fatigue syndrome.