Our Staff

The Copeman Healthcare Centre is staffed with distinguished physicians, nurses, physiotherapists, kinesiologists (exercise specialists), registered dietitians, psychologists and support staff to deliver the most advanced programs of health management and disease prevention available in the world today.
Mariska Simons Mariska Gordon
Registered Dietitian

Mariska Gordon is a Registered Dietitian at the Copeman Healthcare Centre in Edmonton.

Mariska’s career path has been filled with varied opportunities, from working on units in an acute care facility to working with clients in their homes. She has had the opportunity to work with clients from all walks of life on a spectrum of topics that can benefit from nutrition intervention including diabetes management, cardiovascular health, dysphagia management, post-surgical diets, and weight management.

Mariska graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition and completed her dietetic internship with Alberta Health Services. She was passionate about nutrition from an early age and has always been intrigued by the many ways in which nutrition is focal to overall health.

Mariska is fluent in English and Afrikaans and outside of work she loves dancing, cooking, crafting of all varieties, and Halloween.