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!