Samantha Nesrallah

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Samantha Nesrallah is a Project Portfolio Manager at EAT. In this role, she supports EAT’s project portfolio and contributes to EAT’s broader research, policy and engagement efforts.

Samantha’s professional background is in nutrition, public health and public policy. Prior to joining EAT in 2019, Samantha worked in nutrition policy for the Government of Canada. During her time at the Department of Health, Samantha contributed to the development of two national public policies, the revision of Canada’s food-based dietary guidelines, and a policy to restrict unhealthy food and beverage marketing to children. She also played an active role in the Government’s international public health nutrition efforts and worked with the WHO’s Regional Office for Europe to pilot a protocol to monitor digital food marketing to children in Canada. Over the last seven years, Samantha has held various positions in clinical and community nutrition, serving clients with diverse conditions.

Samantha holds a Master of Public Health from Western University and an Honours Bachelor of Nutrition Sciences from the University of Ottawa. She also has a technical background as a Nutritionist. Samantha is a Canadian national.