Mary Saph Tanaka
Mary Saph Tanaka, MD, MS, developed her love for cooking at a young age, with fond memories of planting and cooking vegetables from the garden with her mother. She regularly utilizes locally grown ingredients and her knowledge of nutrition and herbs to prepare nutritious meals for family and friends. She is completing her pediatrics training at UCLA Mattel Children’s Hospital as part of the Community Health and Advocacy Training program. She developed the recipes for the recently released book ’Eat Your Vegetables’ and Other Mistakes Parents Make: Redefining How to Raise Healthy Eaters written by Natalie Digate Muth, MD, MPH, RD (Healthy Learning, 2012).