A BIT ABOUT ROSAN
Rosan completed her degree in Dietetics in South Africa and specialised in paediatric nutrition in the UK. In 2004, she finished her MSc in Paediatric Nutrition and in 2008 her PhD at Imperial College London. She was the principal research dietitian at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children until December 2015, leading a project on the impact of gastrointestinal food allergies on children and their families and after this worked with the allergy team at St. Thomas Hospital as research dietitian until 2018. In addition, she has a busy paediatric dietetic practice specialising in food allergy, feeding difficulties, nutritional support and faltering growth in London. She has published numerous articles on paediatric nutrition, food allergy, feeding difficulties and is in particular interested in the association between growth and food allergy. She has also co-authored the Paediatric Dietetic Pocket Guide, that aims to provide guidance on nutritional management in paediatrics.
She is currently module leader for the Food Hypersensitivity Module that forms part of the MSc in Allergy at Imperial College London, and is honorary senior lecturer in paediatrics at the same university. She is also visiting Professor at KU Leuven, Belgium, on their MSc on Deglutology (swallow disorders). She is the chair of the European Section of the International Network for Diet and Allergy, secretary of the Allied Health and Primary Care Interest Group of EAACI and member of several EAACI task forces on food allergy.
Rosan is fluent in English, German, Afrikaans and able to communicate in French
Rosan has been seeing paediatric patients privately since 2005 and currently practices at 84 Harley Street in London. Her private practice has a specialist focus on allergies and intolerances, childhood feeding difficulties, vitamin and mineral deficiencies, faltering growth and nutritional support (enteral nutritional support). She sees children from birth up to 16 years of age.
WHAT HAS ROSAN BEEN UP TO
As we are well into our summer holidays, I thought it would be worth posting a blog post on my opinion on...
This question does come up every now and again in my practice and I do often see young children on low fat...
There seems to be a lot of confusion about when to introduce food allergens in babies’ diets during...
London Clinic Details
Clinics are held at 84 Harley Street, London W1G 7HW. Rosan has 4 full day clinics per month and also has weekly phone/skype consultations. Please note, that Rosan only accepts written referral from selected specialist to ensure optimal dietetic input.
Dietetic consultations include:
1 hour face-to-face consultation includes: > Anthropometrical assessment > Biochemical assessment (if available) > Clinical Assessment > Dietary Assessment > Dietary advice according to above information, including a written report