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Stefanie Valakas

Stefanie Valakas

Qualifications: BSci (Adv) (Nutr & Metab), MNutrDiet, Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD)

About: Stefanie is an Accredited Practising Dietitian & Nutritionist and founder of The Dietologist. Stefanie and her virtual practice are dedicated to excellence in nutrition for reproductive health concerns, fertility & pregnancy. Her passion for nutrition in this space has truly grown from her experience helping her clients online from around the world and also through her own personal experiences of navigating a diagnosis of endometriosis. Stefanie has been recognised for her contributions in the fertility nutrition arena as a finalist for the Dietitian of the Year Awards for 2020-21.

Stefanie truly believes every hopeful parent should have access to scientifically-backed nutrition information to prepare their body prior to conception, support them through fertility treatments, pregnancy and ultimately bringing home a healthy and happy baby.

Research/Areas of Interests: pregnancy nutrition, fertility & pre-conception nutrition, paediatric nutrition and the Mediterranean diet across the lifespan