Accredited Practising Dietitian Jane Dostine has expertise in food intolerance and allergy with 15 years of experience with the specialised team at The Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Allergy Unit before her private practice ALLERGY APPOINTMENT. She completed her Masters in Human Nutrition and Dietetics at The University of Sydney in 1992, is a member of the Dietitians Association of Australia and awarded Recognised Contributor to the DAA Media Program.
Becoming a dietitian has been a journey. Jane has a Certificate in Home Economics, travelled extensively, contributed to pilot studies for Aboriginal maternal health and worked as a Respiratory Technician.
Jane has regularly contributed articles to Healthy Food Guide magazine. She has presented food allergy workshops at The General Practitioner Conference and Exhibition and the annual Gluten Free Expo. She has given numerous nutrition education sessions for GPs, medical reps, The Special Olympics and local preschools. Jane is passionate about nutrition and dietetics because it helps people take a step in a positive direction.