Donna van Zyl

Donna van Zyl

Donna van Zyl (RD)completed her Masters of Science degree in Dietetics through the University of the Free State. Her research masters project focused on the Description of behaviour that may indicate Crossover from weight-resotred Anorexia Nervosa to Bulimia Nervosa. In addition, she studied Nutritional Therapy and the gastro-intestinal tract GIT and Nutritional Therapy and Obesity in greater depth.

Donna has over the overs gained experience in research and academic writing and has engaged in research and written literature for colleagues, several company’s,and institutions including Discovery Vitality, Aspen, ADSA, and Kelloggs.

Donna is currently gaining knowledge and growing in the field of Nutrigenomics and may play a key role in individualising Nutritional Therapy according to the individuals genetic profile. In addition she has a special interest in optimising health, managing chronic lifestyle related diseases and sport’s nutrition.

Donna is registered with the Health Professionals Council in South Africa and the Association for Dietetics in South Africa.

departments: Bloemfontein Office
degree: Masters of Science degree in Dietetics