Sue Scharf

Registered Dietitian (SA) and Manager at DAW

Private Practice:

  • Northcliff NHC
    Tel: 011 214 9000
  • Boskruin Offices
    Tel: 011 792 4429

 

Special Interests

  • Lifestyle diseases
  • Renal
  • Food allergies

Additional Info

Sue is the manager of Dieticians at Work and DAW Corporate and has been in the industry for over 21 years.  She runs CEU Workshops and talks for Dieticians and other allied Medical professionals and is a consultant to the food industry.

She has also developed and run both diabetic and weight-loss support groups for over 7 years, and has a product that is re-used many times for assisting diabetics and overweight people achieve improved management of their condition and therefore better health, through group therapy.To date – she has 2 practices: one in Northcliff, and the other in Boskruin – both in Randburg. Both of these practices are thriving.

She also does consultancy work for the food industry – offering advice to food manufacturers, and assisting them with food labeling and providing written material for use in educational booklets, advertorials and pamphlets.

She gives talks to schools and clinics; and has also had experience with the media: radio, television and magazines. Sue is also involved in software development and marketing, specifically with dietetic and medical accounting software.

In the early 2000’s, she served on the Executive Committee for the Association for Dietetics in SA, in the portfolio of Private Practising Dieticians. This has resulted in a lot of close work with the medical schemes, HPCSA, the BHF; in addition to working with fellow committee members on a variety of projects promoting dietetics in Southern Africa.

Sue manages and runs Dieticians at Work which is a business that provides nutrition training to Dieticians, the corporate sector, the mining environments and the lay public.

In addition, DAW has a core group of 7 permanent dietitians, as well as a network of Dieiticians all over SA, available for temporary/once-off jobs