Meet Margarita Socratous
Margarita is an experienced and Registered Dietitian with a degree in Nutrition (BSc Hons) from the University of Surrey -U.K. which was followed by a degree in Dietetics (BSc Hons) from the University of Plymouth - U.K.
She is registered with the Health Professions Council and the Cyprus Dietetic and Nutrition Association.
She has wide experience both within the NHS and as a freelance dietitian, which enables her to provide maximum nutritional support to those who are interested in improving their diet and health in general.
She is a well-organized, reliable and enthusiastic health professional, with a strong biological/medical background and education. During her studies she focused in the prevention/treatment of pathological conditions such as Diabetes, Coronary Heart Disease, Renal failure, Cancer, and many more.
She has undertaken 2 research projects, one on the use of nutritional supplements in students and the other on the role of functional foods on cholesterol levels of renal transplant patients.
Margarita has a unique approach to her practice and provides guidance and advice that is realistic and easy to follow. Margarita is fluent in English and Greek.
She is an outgoing person with great communication skills. She was the Vice-President of the Cypriot Society of the University of Surrey for the year 2004-2005 and the Public Relations Officer for the Cypriot Society of the University of Surrey for the year 2003-2004.
In her spare time Margarita enjoys cooking, travelling, reading and exercising.
- I am a UK Registered Dietitian with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and I am a member of the Cyprus Dietetic and Nutrition Association (CyDA).
- My aim is to use my scientific knowledge and clinical skills as a dietitian in a professional manner.
- I do not support unjustifiable statements relating to health & diet (as per HCPC & CyDA guidelines).
To keep the body in good health is a duty, otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.
Buddha (536BC to 483BC),
A healthy body weight is the best fashion statement.