Brief Biography

 

Maria Voulgari

ΜSc, BSc(Hons), ANutr


Nutritionist - Dietician


Μαρία ΒούλγαρηMaria Voulgari was born in Corfu-Greece in 1981. She studied at the University of Surrey-UK, at the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics from which she graduated in 2004.

As part of her studies she was trained as a Nutritionist/Dietetic Assistant in Sismanoglion General Hospital, in Athens. During her professional training year (part of BSc Hons degree) at the hospital, among other responsibilities(such as daily visits to in-patients and check up on patient progress; daily consultancies with out-patients in the Nutrition Department) she was in charge of organizing and coordinating various health promotion programs/projects for the nutritional support of smoking cessation.
 
She also studied at the Brookwood International Academy of Healthcare Research and she was trained in clinical research. (Certificate in Basic Clinical Research and GCP Competence, May 2004, University of Surrey).


Maria was furthermore educated to a post graduate level in Food safety, Hygiene and Management at The University of Birmingham, UK (Master of Science in Food Safety, Hygiene and Management). She was specialised in the British and International Food Legislation (2004-2006).


Maria had the opportunity to work for very-well known companies in London broadening her knowledge and professional experience.


She has three years of work experience in regulatory affairs area.

She has worked for Finlay Tea Extracts Ltd, a Tea Trading Company in central London as Technical Manager Regulatory Affairs and for Leatherhead Food International as International Regulatory Advisor.

 

She has written up various legislation newsletters regarding labelling requirements and other relevant regulatory areas one of which was published in Finlay’s Health Newsletter website. The title of the publication is:


“Natural Versus Organic”- Regulatory issues
http://www.finlayshealthnews.net/


In collaboration with the Harokopio University of Athens, Maria has worked at the Alexandra General Hospital of Athens as a Nutricionist/Dietician.

She has also worked in Lisbon-Portugal as a Nutritionist in the PW Portela Wellness Sports Centre.

She has attended various seminars, forums discussions and conferences on nutrition and European food law.


Maria is fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish.


Maria Voulgari is a Registered Nutritionist with the British Nutrition Society.

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