A piece of my mind

  • Lorraine Osman


At the time of going to print, Prof Viness Pillay, from Wits University, had just passed away following a long  illness. Our sincerest condolences go to his family, especially his wife and daughter, as well as his friends and colleagues.

The next issue of the SAPJ will carry a full obituary, but it doesn’t seem appropriate not to mention it now. Viness was a true visionary, whose research took him into territories unexplored by most pharmaceutical  scientists. On a personal level, I have really appreciated the assistance he gave me on the SAPJ – he was always available to help me when I needed to make difficult decisions about pharmaceutics-related articles.

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