Dyan Belonje joined the DTHF as a laboratory manager in November 2014. Her background qualification is medical technology (clinical pathology) – specialising in microbiology. She has worked in laboratories in both the state and private sector in South Africa and Australia, as well as in the pharmaceutical industry in sales and marketing.
Prior to joining the Emavundleni team, she worked as a project manager for the clinical trial division of the WitsHealth Consortium (CLS) and her responsibilities included laboratory auditing, training and capacity building in 7 countries in Africa. She has an SAIM diploma in small business management and an honours degree in psychology.