Ms Mariella Porter
Registered Nutritionist AfN
Mariella Porter is a Nutritionist registered both in Malta and the UK. She obtained her Master Degree in Human Nutrition from the University of Chester UK with Distinction, where she studied within the Clinical Sciences Department. Ms Porter has also earned a Diploma in the following areas: Diet & Weight Management, Child Nutrition, together with Exercise and Sports Nutrition. She periodically attends conferences and seminars for health professionals, and constantly keeps herself updated with the latest research in the field.
She is also currently furthering her studies at PhD level with a UK University.
Ms Porter is a researcher on Food hypersensitivity- allergies and intolerance and is the author of the document 'Safety Recommendations on Food Hypersensitivity in Maltese Schools.'
She is also specialised in food elimination diets for allergies, intolerance, and other dietary needs.
She is a warranted Educator, has education very much at heart, and she delivers lectures, talks and seminars on various nutrition and health topics. Besides having a vast experience in schools with children and adolescents of varying ages, Ms Porter is also certified to deliver courses for parents and adults alike.
She also enoys reaching out to the community as a writer, through various nutrition and health articles both locally and internationally.
Apart from her profession, Mariella is the mother of a young energetic family, where she aims at striking a balance between work, family and enjoying life!