Hassina Kajee, MD
Dr. Hassina Kajee, MD is a board member of The Noakes Foundation and Medical Director and co-founder of the Nutrition Network’s platform. She is also the Medical Director and co-founder of The Noakes Foundations ‘Eat Better South Africa’ program which endeavors to educate South Africans from all walks of life on how to improve their nutrition. Dr. Kajee is a Specialist Physician and managed the high care unit at Groote Schuur Hospital for a number of years and has run an obesity clinic. She has also been an Undergraduate Course Convener and Lecturer at the medical school at The University of Cape Town as well as the founder of the Postgraduate Refresher Course for physicians.
Dr. Kajee has a very strong interest in preventative medicine and educating and empowering patients with regard to disease-specific lifestyles. She is extremely knowledgeable about the low carbohydrate high-fat diet and actively employs the principles both at home and in her practice.