84a Station Road, Addlestone, Surrey, KT15 2AP, UK
Ms. Pakkies graduated as a teacher in 1991 in South Africa. She continued her studies at the University of Johannesburg (formerly known as RAU) in Career Guidance and Counselling. She has 10 years teaching experience in South Africa and is currently teaching in the UK. Ms. Pakkies also holds a post-graduate certificate in Gerontology from the University of Southampton.
Key research/capacity building interests
• The impact of HIV/AIDS on older persons in Africa and the support they receive.