Clinical Nutrition


Our services

The clinical nutritionist provides complete nutritional assessments and develops individualized nutritional intervention plans for children whose medical condition affects or may affect their nutritional status. They specialize notably in nutritional support. Nutritionists are active members of a number of multidisciplinary specialty teams throughout the hospital, on care units and in outpatient clinics. These teams include:

  • Neonatal and pediatric intensive care units
  • Medical, surgical and hematology-oncology units
  • Neonatal follow-up clinic
  • Complex Care clinic
  • Endocrinology (diabetes) clinic
  • Gastroenterology clinic
  • Adolescent Medicine clinic (feeding problems and obesity)
  • Genetics clinic (metabolic diseases)
  • Nephrology clinic
  • Neurology clinic (intractable epilepsy)
  • Cystic fibrosis clinic
  • Pediatric feeding clinic
  • Autism clinic
Our team

The Clinical Nutrition service accepts cases referred from physicians in the hospital’s care units and clinics. They cannot accept referrals from professionals in the community.

Professional Coordinator: Marie-Eve Besner



  • Peggy Alcindor
  • Nathalie Andraos
  • Marie-Eve Besner, Professional Coordinator
  • Abigail Brodovitch
  • Emilie Cadorette
  • Karen Casey
  • Chantal David
  • Catherine Farez-Kamanzi
  • Julie Forget
  • Émilie Hébert
  • Maude Lafontaine-Hébert
  • Marie Lefrançois
  • Laura Li Ching NG
  • Shani Lugasi
  • Vanessa Maggio
  • Lynn McCauley
  • Lisa Piperno
  • Caroline Porraccio
  • Julia Sagaria
  • Claudia Sévigny
  • Marie-Josée Trempe
  • Sarah Zlotnick
  • Andreea Neghina
  • Emilia Morelli
  • Erika Valente
  • Meighan Kennedy

Diet technicians:

  • Stéphanie Comtois
  • Marie-Hélène Lavoie
  • Florence Pépin
  • Laura Naim-Zadeh

Administrative assistant:

  • Zelda Mackay

Refer a patient 

Room number : B S1 2238
Phone : 514-412-4400 ext. 23873