The Allied Health Professions Council of South Africa

ensuring quality complementary and alternative healthcare of choice

Professional Boards

The AHPCSA is assisted in matters of a professional nature by four Professional Boards:

Professional Board for Ayurveda, Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture and Unani-Tibb (PBACMU)

Dr Anette Saaiman
Chairperson
Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture

Dr Tamlyn Govender
Vice-Chairperson
Ayurveda

Dr Imran Keeka
Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture

Dr Zahira Kamdar
Unani-Tibb

Dr Nurjahaan Kisten
Unani-Tibb

Vacant
Community Representative

Professional Board for Chiropractic and Osteopathy (PBCO)

Dr Frank van Aswegen
Chairperson
Chiropractic

Dr Karla van Zyl
Vice-Chairperson
Osteopathy

Dr Laura O’ Connor
Chiropractic

Dr Miriam Motloung
Chiropractic

Dr Elizabeth van der Walt
Osteopathy

Dr Johan Smit
Community Representative

Professional Board for Homeopathy, Naturopathy and Phytotherapy (PBHNP)

Dr Loretta Ferrucci
Chairperson
Homeopathy

Dr Wendy Ericksen-Pereira
Vice-Chairperson
Naturopathy

Dr Sanien de Beer
Phytotherapy

Dr Kerry Haarhoff
Phytotherapy

Dr Karen Morris
Naturopathy

Dr David Naude
Homeopathy

Prof Ashley Ross
Homeopathy

Dr Chase Webber
Naturopathy

Prof Michael (Roy) Jobson
Community Representative

Professional Board for Therapeutic Aromatherapy, Therapeutic Massage Therapy and Therapeutic Reflexology (PBARM)

Ms Sharon du Raan
Chairperson
Therapeutic Reflexology

Dr Sharad Hansjee
Vice-Chairperson
Therapeutic Reflexology

Dr Janet Dorfan
Therapeutic Aromatherapy

Ms Phillippa Nettleton
Therapeutic Massage Therapy

Ms Michell Parker
Therapeutic Aromatherapy

Ms Heidemarie Rohr
Therapeutic Massage Therapy

Mr Malik Mosesanyane
Community Representative