Marina Chaparro, MPH, RDN, LD, CDE

Marina Chaperro

Miami, Fla.

Areas of Expertise

  • Children's Nutrition
  • Diabetes
  • Family Nutrition
  • Latino Nutrition
  • Obesity and Weight Management

Chaparro is a certified diabetes educator and the founder of a bilingual nutrition practice specializing in children and family nutrition. Chaparro is a member of the pediatric endocrinology team at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital, where she provides comprehensive diabetes education to children and families, and instructs patients on the latest diabetes-care technology advances. On her blog, Chaparro shares reliable, practical and science-driven recommendations to help parents and families meet the nutrition needs of their children. She holds a specialty certificate in pediatric weight management. Chaparro is a graduate of Boston University and earned a master's degree from Florida International University.