Hanna is a group leader at the University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf in Hamburg, Germany. Her research is aiming to better understand and treat breast cancer bone metastases and associated muscle weakness. She is an active member of several scientific societies, the current chair and one of the founding members of the ECTS Academy (European Calcifies Tissue Society) and a member of the ASBMR (the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research) Early Stage Investigator Committee. Besides science, she enjoys running, hiking, reading and spending time with her family and friends.
Kebashni is a paediatric Endocrinologist at Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic hospital and Adjunct Professor at the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. She completed her doctorate research on fractures and bone mass in urban South African children in 2014. Her current research interests pertain mainly to metabolic bone disorders and bone health in children. She is a lecturer of undergraduate medical students and postgraduate paediatric registrars and endocrinology fellows. Besides primarily practicing as a clinician, a large portion of her career is dedicated to research, being a supervisor and the research coordinator of the Masters of Medicine (Paediatric) postgraduate students. She is very keen to pursue further research and collaborations with other universities in the field of paediatric endocrinology. In her free time, she cooks and spends time with her family and only son. In future if time permits, she wishes to reignite her talent in classical dancing (Bharatanatyam).