Professor Maswime is an Associate Professor and the Head Global Surgery at the University of Cape Town, an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, a Next Einstein Fellow, and the President of the South African Clinician Scientists Society. She completed Discovery Foundation fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. She specialised and completed her PhD at University of the Witwatersrand. She previously worked at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto as a specialist.
Trailblazer award 2017 (NYDA, by the President Jacob Zuma), Mail and Guardian 200 young South Africans