Ms. Leila Smaily
Clinical Dietitian

Leila Smaily BSc., RD, MA, is a registered clinical dietitian based in Dubai city with a rich background in nutrition and dietetics. Leila holds a bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Dietetics as well as a Master’s Degree in Nutrition and Food Sciences, which she acquired in Detroit Michigan. She is registered with Dubai Health Authority, and prior was an active member of Dietitians of Canada, College of Dietitians of Ontario, a member of the American Dietetic Association, and was Canada’s representative for the American Overseas Dietetic Association (2004- 2011). Leila has over 10 years of experience in both Community and Clinical Nutrition. Prior to developing her online platform, she has enjoyed working in Shamma Clinic, she was the coordinator of Nutrition Services for City Center Clinics where she created and delivered multiple nutrition programs as well as nutrition consultations helping people eat and cook healthier. She has also enjoyed working with Circle of Care, Primacy Dietitians, and Superstores in Canada where she participated in clinical consultations, recipe developments, menu planning, cooking classes, product tastings and reviews; and label creations. Leila has had few articles in New You and Gulf News and many other magazines. She has had TV appearances on CNBC and MBC among many other tv work collaborations with companies like McDonald’s. Leila also had few recipes chosen and published in the Dietitians of Canada Cook Book, COOK!

Educational Background
May 2009
Masters of Arts and Sciences: Nutrition and Food Science
WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY - Detroit, MI, USA
May 2004
Bachelor of Science : Dietetics Coordinated Program
WAYNE STATE UNIVERSITY - Detroit, MI, USA
June 1999
High school degree
VINCENT MASSY SECONDARY HIGH SCHOOL – Windsor, ON, CANADA
Experience
2018 - 2019
Clinical Dietitian
Shamma Clinic
2011- 2018
Clinical Dietitian
Dr. Asfour Clinic
2014 - 2015
Clinical Dietitian (Part-time)
City Centre Clinic- Majed Al Futtaim Healthcare
2011- 2012
Dietitian
PARSLI Restaurant Project
2010 - 2011
Clinical Dietitian
Obagi Medical Spa – Dubai, UAE
2008- 2009
Clinical Dietitian
Integrated Circle of Care Inc – London, ON
2007 - 2009
In-Store Dietitian
PRIMACY Medical Inc- London/Exeter, ON
2004 - 2006
Food Service Operations Manager
CAPRI Food Chain– Windsor, ON
2003 - 2004
Food Service Manager Intern
WINDSOR REGIONAL HOSPITAL – Windsor, ON
2004 - 2004
Clinical Dietitian Intern
VERSACARE WINDSOR PLACE- Windsor, ON
2004 - 2004
Dietetic Intern
Sandwich Health Community Center – Windsor, ON
Achievements and awards
DHA Certified,
Canada Representative for American Overseas Dietetic association 2004-2006,
Memberships
Previous Member of the College of Dietitians of Ontario
Previous Member of Dietitians of Canada