About ALLSA

Executive

Portfolios of current ALLSA Excom Current

Diane DR DIANE ATHENA HAWARDEN - CHAIRMAN

Nat. Dip. Med. Tech. (Chemical Pathology)
BSc. (Physiology) University of Cape Town
MBChB University of Cape Town

Address:
Division of Allergology, Department of Medicine, Groote Schuur Hospital

Current Position:
Principal Medical Officer in the Department of Allergology at Groote Schuur
Hospital & Red Cross Children’s Hospital.

Private Practice at UCT Lung Institute (Allergy Unit)

Andre PROFESSOR ANDRE VAN NIEKERK - VICE CHAIRMAN

MBChB(Pret); MMed(Paed)(Pret); Paediatric Pulmonology

Address:
Private Practice & Department of Paediatrics & Child Health, University of Pretoria

Current Position:
André is a Paediatrician & Paediatric Pulmonologist. He works in Private Practice at the NetCare Clinton and NetCare Alberlito Hospitals in Johannesburg and Ballito and holds an Honorary appointment at the University of Pretoria. The NetCare Clinton practice is a HPCSA accredited Sub-Specialist Training Unit that offers satelite training in Paediatric Pulmonology and Paeditric Critical Care medicine to Fellows from the University of Pretoria. He received an Honorary Professorship from the University of Pretoria. André is an Executive member, and an Office Bearer, of ALLSA and the Primary Immune Deficiency Working Group (PIDDSA) of ALLSA. He is also a member of the South African Thoracic Society (SATS) & the African Society for Immunodeficiencies (ASID).


SHAUNAGH DR SHAUNAGH EMANUEL - HONORARY SECRETARY

MBChB (UCT)

Address
8 Pinewood Road, Newlands Cape Town

Current Position:
General Practitioner with interest in Asthma and Allergies in Private Practice in Rondebosch in Cape Town

Sarah DR SARAH KARABUS - TREASURER

MBChB(UCT), Diploma of Allergology, FCPaed(SA), MRCPCH(UK), DCH(SA)

Current Position:
  • Paediatric Allergologist in Private Practice at Chris tiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital,Cape Town
  • Senior Lecturer in Division of Asthma and Allergy, Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, UCT, Cape Town



Ahmed DR AHMED MANJRA

MBChB(Natal); FCP(PAED)(SA); Diploma in Allergology(SA); FAAAAI, MClin Pharm (UKZN)

Address:
Suite 218, Highway Medical Centre, Westville Hospital Spine Road, Westville

Current Position:
Paediatrician in Private Practice


Sharon PROFESSOR SHARON KLING

MBChB(UCT); DCH(SA); FCP(SA); MMed(Paed)(UCT); M Phil (Applied Ethics)(SU)

Address:
Department of Paediatrics & Child Health, Tygerberg Children’s Hospital and Stellenbosch University

Current Position:
Associate Professor and Clinical Unit Head: General Paediatrics; Head of Paediatric Allergy Clinic


Mike PROFESSOR MIKE LEVIN

MBChB; FCPaed; MMed; PhD Diploma Allergology; EAACI UEMS Allergy exam, FAAAAI, FACAAI

Address:
Division of Allergy, Department of Paediatrics, UCT Red Cross Hospital

Current Position:
  • Head of Division of Allergy, Department of Paediatrics
  • Head of Red Cross Hospital Allergy Unit



Claudia DR CLAUDIA GRAY

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery University of Cape Town 1996 (summa cum laude) Fellowshipof the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, London 2000 Master of Science in Clinical Pharmacology (MSc), University of Surrey 2002, with distinction RCPCH Diploma in Paediatric Nutrition, United Kingdom 2005 Postgraduate Diploma in Allergy , University of Southampton 2007, top student PhD in Paediatrics(Allergy): December 2014

Current Position
I am currently in a part time post at Red Cross Children’s Hospital as a Paediatric Consultant in the Allergy and Asthma clinic and an Honorary Senior Lecturer with the University of Cape Town, a post I have held since September 2009. I am furthermore working as a Paediatric and Allergology Consultant in Private Practice at Vincent Pallotti Hospital in Cape Town.

Debbie DR DEBBIE WHITE

MBBCh (Wits), FCPaed (SA), MMed (Paed) Wits, Dip Allerg (SA), Cert Pulm (SA) Paed

Address
Division of Paediatric Pulmonology, Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

Current Position
Senior Specialist, Paediatric Pulmonology and ICU

REFILOE DR REFILOE MASEKELA

MBBCH (Wits), MMed (PAEDS) Pret, Certificate Pulmonology (SA) PAEDS, Diploma in Allergology (SA), Fellow American College of Chest Physicians, PhD (Pretoria)

Address
Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine, School of Clinical Medicine, University of KwaZulu Natal, 719 Umbilo Road, Congella, DURBAN, 4013

Current Position
Head of Department of Paediatrics and Child Health, Unive rsity of KwaZulu Natal