Dr Peter Beale retires amid charges of culpable homicide after 10-year-old died

2019-12-19 17:49

Following the suspension of paediatric surgeon Peter Beale from the Health Professions Council of South Africa, his lawyer, Jeanne Albertse, told News24 he has "effectively retired".

Another witness called in extended Noakes hearing

2015-11-30 14:57

An additional witness has been called by the Health Professions Council of SA at the hearing of Professor Tim Noakes. The hearing, initially meant to last seven days, has also been extended.

Noakes's advice wholly inappropriate, irresponsible - expert

2015-11-27 15:27

An advisory on Tim Noakes’s Real Meal Revolution website warning infants and children not to bant has seemingly been removed from the frequently asked questions section, an expert witness has testified.

Did Tim Noakes dispense advice via Twitter, or not?

2015-11-25 16:37

On the third day of the Tim Noakes / HPCSA hearing experts zoned in on whether Twitter was a good place to give medical advice.


Noakes hearing committee unbiased, chair insists

2015-11-30 16:47

While the Health Professions Council of South African (HPCSA) paid for the hearing, the committee overseeing the proceedings against Professor Tim Noakes remained independent, chairperson Joan Adams said on Monday.

Noakes hearing will run longer than expected - defence team

2015-11-27 19:33

It is unlikely that proceedings against Professor Tim Noakes by the Health Professions Council of South Africa will be completed on time, his legal team says.

Tweet too short for medical advice, Noakes hearing told

2015-11-25 17:29

A tweet of only 140 characters is too short to give complete advice that will be usable and safe, expert witness Professor Este Vorster has said during a hearing against Professor Tim Noakes.

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