Jane Baham is both a registered dietitian and registered nutritionist in South Africa and has a Postgraduate diploma in Hospital Dietetics, a Masters degree in Nutrition and a Diploma in Marketing Management.
Jane’s has been running her own global health communication and strategy business, JB Consultancy, for 25 years. JB Consultancy advises development partners, NGO’s, CSOs, donors and the food industry on nutrition issues and trends, food and nutrition policy and regulations, micronutrient malnutrition and maternal, infant and young child nutrition. Jane is also globally in demand as a strategy and meeting facilitator.
Jane has a passion for transformational leadership development and is actively involved with the African Nutrition Leadership Programme that aims to develop and network young leaders in the field of nutrition in Africa and grow organisational leadership capacity, towards the successful scaling up of nutrition interventions.
Jane is well known in the media and regularly comments on nutrition matters. She has co-authored a number of peer reviewed articles, contributed to a number of books and received awards for her nutrition writing and contribution to the dietetics profession.
Carey Haupt is a registered Dietitian with a Msc(Med) and a South Africa Certified Lactation Consultant. She is passionate about helping families understand how healthy balanced nutrition can be enjoyed by the family. She likes to write and present on different nutritional topics. She is also a mother of two children and understands that children and food are not always straight forward. She has worked with children that are infected with HIV/AIDS for many years and has learnt that courage can be found in the most remarkable places. She currently is working as Lactation consultant and provides nutritional workshops.