Full name: Meriam Mohlala
Designation: Senior Lecturer
Qualifications: BSc (Biokinetics) (Univen), MA (Biokinetics) (NWU), PhD (Human Movement Science) (NWU)
Phone: 015 962 8150
Email address: meriam.mohlala@univen.ac.za
Office No: office 12 Sport Hall Building


Dr Meriam Mohlala is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Biokinetics, Recreation and Sport science has worked for over 12 years in the higher education sector. She specializes in physical activity, health and wellness, non-communicable diseases, fitness and conditioning for different populations in the community and has published extensively in peer-reviewed and accredited journals. Her recent publications are: Motadi SA, Veldsman T, Mohlala M, Mabapa NS (2017) Overweight and Obesity among Adults Aged 18-45 Years Residing in and around Giyani Town in Mopani District of Limpopo Province, South Africa. J Nutr Health Sci5(1): 102. Mabapa, N.S., Motadi, S.A., Mohlala M., Mbhatsani, H.V. & Monyeki, M.A. (2019). Muluvhu, T.C., Monyeki, M.A., Mohlala M. & Strydom G.L. (2015). Physical activity and selected Health risk factors profiles among local government employees in Vhembe district, Limpopo province of South Africa. South African journal of sports medicine, (sup) 27:30.  Mohlala, M. & Ramalivhana, F.W. (2015). Anthropometric and physical activity profiles of University of Venda students, South Africa. African Journal for Physical, Health Education, Recreation and Dance, 20(1): 35. She has supervised over 30 undergraduate and 4 Masters’s students. Dr. Mohlala is the current Head of the Department of Biokinetics, Recreation and Sport Science in the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Venda. Dr. Mohlala is a member of the Faculty of Health Sciences committees:  Research and Publications Committee (RPC), Faculty Higher Degrees Committee, Faculty Examination Committee. She also serves on the Research Ethics Committee (REC).

Links to other profiles:

Research gate: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Meriam Mohlala

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/meriam-mohlala-5350a643

Orcid: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4072-1369

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