Dr Ajesh Maharaj
Westville - Durban

FCP(SA) Cert in Rheumatology(SA)
Ph.D. (University of Amsterdam)

Membership of International Committees

  1. GRAPPA – International Group for Research and Assessment for Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis.
  2. ACR/EULAR (ACR: American college of rheumatology/EULAR: European league against rheumatism) guideline committee on Polymyalgia Rheumatica.
  3. ILAR (International League of Associations of Rheumatology) committee on drawing up recommendations for the treatment of psoriatic arthritis in resource poor settings/developing countries.
  4. ASAS (Assessment of Spondyloarthritis International Society) – FULL MEMBER.
  5. Member of International Psoriasis and Arthritis Research Team (IPART).
  6. Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology


In most of these committees Dr. Maharaj is the only member from South Africa as well as Africa.