Specialist Paediatric Allergy Dietician at University College London, UNITED KINGDOM
Sophia completed her Nutrition degree in 2004, followed by a Masters in Dietetics at King’s College London, receiving a prize for ‘The Most Distinguished Student in Dietetics’ of her year. As part of her role Sophia takes part in weekly multi-disciplinary team (MDT) Allergy clinics, assessing complex and often multiply allergic infants, children and adolescents. She has worked in various London hospitals, before settling into her role of Specialist Paediatric Allergy Dietician at UCL Hospitals NHS Trust, a newly created role as of 2014.
She also coordinates regular food challenges and supervised feeds, as part of the team’s objectives to expand their patients’ diets where appropriate.
With great enthusiasm for the field of Paediatric Allergy, Sophia has also completed the Postgraduate Certificate in Allergy at Imperial College London.