My training in nutrition and integrative medicine allows me to take a unique approach to improving the health and wellness of my patients.
In my spare time I enjoy running, hiking, cooking, and reading.
Qualifications and experience
- Internal Medicine, Wellness and Lifestyle, Food, Nutrition and Metabolism, Wellness and Lifestyle - Exercise and Physical Fitness, Complementary and Alternative Therapies, Food, Nutrition and Metabolism - Weight Loss and Dieting, Food, Nutrition and Metabolism - Obesity, Food, Nutrition and Metabolism - Nutrition
- Languages spoken
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School Program (2012)
Brigham and Women's Hospital Program (2006)
Harvard Medical School (2005)
Brigham and Women's Hospital Program (2008)
Stanford University (CA) (1995)
Stanford University (1997)
Cyprus Int'l Institute for the Environment and Public Health with Harvard School of Public Health (2011)
- Clinical interest for patients
My clinical interests include obesity, diabetes prevention and treatment, women's health, integrative medicine, and postpartum health.
- Research interest for patients
My research is focused on obesity and weight loss. Specifically, I conduct research to decrease weight retention after pregnancy, and to decrease the risk of diabetes and cardiovascular disease in women who are at increased risk.