- Designation: Healthy Eating & Starting Solids Trainer
Samantha Perkins is a Registered Nutritionist specialising in baby, child and all aspects of family nutrition. She has a degree in Nutrition and Dietetics and was a Registered Dietitian working in the NHS for many years, gaining a wealth of clinical experience and later specialising in Oncology and HIV.
Sam set up ‘Happy Eaters’ in 2012 with the aim of promoting a positive approach to mealtimes within families. Her expertise has led to her becoming a guest lecturer at London Metropolitan University, teaching student Dietitian’s about feeding babies. She also delivers training sessions in schools and nursery’s as well as advising on menus and food provision. She regularly writes and contributes to articles in various parenting magazines including ‘Mother and Baby’, ‘Gurgle’ and ‘B Baby’.
Sam is registered with the Association for Nutrition and a member of the British Dietetic Association.