Marie-France Lalancette

 Marie-France Lalancette

Marie-France Lalancette is a registered dietitian, member of the Ordre Professionnel des diététistes du Québec since 1997. Her academic background from McGill University in biology, added to her Nutrition Science Degree at the Faculty of Medicine at University of Montreal, allows her to have a global perspective of present nutrition challenges for new parents. During the past 10 years, she developed strong expertise in pediatric and perinatal nutrition. As a dietitian in both pediatric hospital and community settings, she worked for more than 5 years with high-risk pregnancy mothers, including mothers with gestational diabetes. Author of four books, she is the founder of the Nutrition Familia network, a network composed of over 60 dietitians, all passionate about perinatal and pediatric nutrition, and hosting a new innovative nutrition information web portal called Passeport Nutrition. She is a pioneer in pediatric and perinatal nutrition in a private practice setting in Quebec.