Dr Lindelani Fhumudzani Mushaphi, University of Venda

Dr Lindelani Fhumudzani Mushaphi has a PhD in human nutrition from the University of the Free State (2012). She is interested in child nutrition and malnourished children and she has developed a nutrition education programme aimed at encouraging the use of indigenous and locally available food as a means of addressing malnutrition. Dr Mushaphi has won a DST Women in Science award.