Margaret Broughton

Margaret Broughton

BSc. Home Economics (U of A), MSc Population and Public Health (UBC), RD (Registered Dietitian)

Instructor - ECCE

Margaret is a registered dietitian with an undergraduate degree in Home Economics from the University of Alberta. She has a Masters degree in Population and Public Health from the University of British Columbia. She has worked in the area of public health for nearly 20 years. One area of her areas of specialization is nutrition for infants and children. In 2005, Margaret was awarded by the Canadian Public Health Association for her thesis on food security and nutritional status in preschool aged children. Her research examined the contributions of individual and community factors to food insecurity, as well as the relationship between food insecurity and childhood overweight and nutritional status. In addition to teaching students, Margaret provides continuing education for ECCE practioners. She currently works as a Community Nutritionist with Vancouver Coastal Health.


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