Dr. Folu OlatonaLagos Mainland, Lagos
Dr. Folu Olatona is a Consultant Public Health Physician and Nutritionist with 19 years experience in Clinical Medicine and Public Health practice. She is a Senior Lecturer at the College of Medicine, University of Lagos. She teaches Public Health Nutrition and other Public Health courses at under and post graduate levels. She has authored more than 30 scientific publications on different aspects of Nutrition and Public Health.
Her passion for Healthy Living prompted her to author health books. The first two, titled 'Healthy Diet and Weight Control Tips' and 'Rich or Poor your child can be malnourished” are guides for adults and children to eat properly. The third one on nutrition is titled " Eat Healthy, Spend Less' a guide on how to practically choose and buy healthy foods without spending more money than necessary. The fourth health book is titled ‘Stress less, enjoy better health’. More than 28 thousand copies of the books have been sold within & outside Nigeria.
Her work in nutrition won her an internationally acclaimed and keenly contested Nestle Nutrition Institute Africa’s award as the best health care professional in Community Nutrition in Africa, 2013.