Team:WITS-South Africa/Gregory Meyer



So, Greg’s a little obsessed about science. He’ll admit it. It’s one of those things that makes his blood pump a bit faster, heart thump a bit louder. But not just any science - the science of the human body - the way it has managed to achieve exquisite internal balance sends this budding Renaissance Man into a state of utter excitement. After school, Greg wrestled and pinned down a degree in Biomedical Engineering at the University of the Witwatersrand. Currently, he is immersed in the field of Molecular Medicine - Cancer pathogenesis and Infectious Diseases prick his nerves in a special way. When Greg is not fingering test tubes, he enjoys drumming up something fierce with his band mates, scribbling the odd prose and taking long, moonlit walks to convenience stores. Greg one day hopes to be a doctor who dabbles…