Christine qualified from B G Alexander Nursing College, which is
affiliated to the University of the Witwatersrand, 1998. On
completion, she worked in the United Kingdom for 3 months taking care
of chronically ill patients.
In 1999 she joined Dr M Jordaan in his general practice in Boksburg
as the practice nurse. They both moved to Boksburg Medicross in Jan
Sr Christine was part of the busy practice there until 2006 when she
left to have her first child.
She then did HIV Voluntary Counselling and Treatment courses working
at company health assessment days.
Sr Christine has qualified as a DNE – diabetic nurse educator
through the CDE (Centres for Diabetes Excellence).
She keeps herself up to date in the diabetes world so that she can
transfer that knowledge to the patients. She firmly believes that
knowledge is power and that translates to improved control.
She is a running enthusiast doing several marathons, or
half-marathons, a month. She truly lives the healthy lifestyle she
encourages the patients to adopt.