Hannelie Meyer is a Full Professor in the Division of Public Health Pharmacy and Management at the School of Pharmacy, Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University (SMU). She specialises in vaccine safety and vaccination as an important pillar of antimicrobial stewardship, and rational medicine use within the field of public health pharmacy. Hannelie is a scientific advisor on pharmacovigilance, cold chain management and logistics for the South African Vaccination and Immunisation Centre (SAVIC) at SMU. She is the chairperson of the National Immunisation Safety Expert Committee, a ministerial advisory committee, and in this capacity, serves on the National Advisory Group on Immunisation. Her research aims to strengthen vaccination and other primary healthcare services, improve public health, and contribute towards reaching the sustainable development goal of good health and well-being for all South Africans. She has supervised/co-supervised 52 Master’s degree and three doctoral students to completion, and has authored/co-authored many papers and conference presentations from research and academic work. Email: hannelie.meyer@smu.ac.za; Twitter: @HannelieMeyer