Master’s in Public Health (Cum laude), Bachelor of Science in Dietetics
Tanya van Aswegen
Ms. Tanya is a South African Clinical Dietitian, with over 10 years’ experience in nutrition, practicing in both, South Africa and the United Kingdom. She is passionate about supporting individuals to set, achieve and maintain their nutritional goals through a client-centered, evidence based and holistic approach. Her expertise ranges from advanced clinical nutrition support to health promotion, disease prevention and management.
Previously, she has worked in various specialist settings and prior to joining Valiant Clinic, Tanya was the Assistant Director of Dietetics for the Department of Health in South Africa, overseeing and implementing nutrition programs in more than 60 clinics and hospitals. She has also consulted on the development of both national and international nutrition programmes.
Infant and young child feeding (including breastfeeding support)
Nutrition during pregnancy
Chronic and lifestyle disease management(diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, insulin resistance etc.)
Food allergies and intolerances
Disease prevention and health promotion
Master’s in Public Health (Cum laude), University of the Western Cape, South Africa
Bachelor of Science in Dietetics, Stellenbosch University, South Africa