Academy Spokesperson Schedule 2017-08-31T11:20:28+00:00

Academy Spokesperson Schedule

Interested in a certain topic? Academy Spokespeople are available for interviews by appointment and may be located in the Press Room during the following hours.

Sunday, October 22

Ginger Hultin, MS, RDN, CSO

  • Cancer Nutrition
  • Herbal Remedies and Phytochemicals
  • Holistic, Integrative and Functional Nutrition
  • Recipe Development and Makeovers
  • Nutrigenomics

Kristi King, MPH, RDN, LD, CNSC

  • Adolescent Nutrition
  • Children’s Nutrition
  • Gastrointestinal Nutrition
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Wellness
Marina Chaparro, MPH, RDN, LD, CDE

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

Mascha Davis, MPH, RDN

  • Fad Diets
  • Obesity and Weight Management
  • Wellness Nutrition
  • International/ Global Nutrition
  • Community Nutrition/ Public Health
Wesley Delbridge, RDN

  • Nutrition & Education Technology
  • Food Allergies
  • Health Education
  • Child & School Nutrition
  • School Nutrition Policy

Robin Foroutan, MS, RDN, HHC

  • Gastrointestinal Nutrition
  • Gluten Intolerance
  • Herbal Remedies and Botanicals
  • Holistic, Integrative and Functional Nutrition
  • Supplements and Vitamins
Melissa Majumdar, MS, RD, LDN, CPT

  • Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery
  • Obesity and Weight Management
  • Sports Nutrition and Fitness
  • Stress and Emotional Eating
  • Weight Loss

Isabel Maples, MEd, RDN

  • Calcium
  • Children’s Nutrition
  • Family Nutrition
  • Food Preparation and Meal Planning
  • Food Safety
Libby Mills, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND

  • Culinary/Chef
  • Eating on a Budget
  • Food Preparation and Meal Planning
  • Food Safety
  • Healthful Shopping

Cordialis Msora-Kasago, MA, RD

  • African-American Nutrition
  • Cultural Foods/ Cultural Competency
  • Disease Prevention
  • Food Preparation and Meal Planning
  • Food Safety
Angel Planells, MS, RDN, CD

  • Aging and Nutrition
  • Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
  • Elderly Nutrition/Gerontology
  • Men’s Nutrition
  • Obesity and Weight Management

Vandana Sheth, RDN, CDE

  • Children’s Nutrition
  • Diabetes
  • Food Allergies
  • Obesity and Weight Management
  • Vegetarian/Vegan Nutrition
Kelly Pritchett, PhD, RDN, CSSD

  • Carbohydrates
  • Eating Disorders/Nutrition Psychotherapy
  • Epidemiology (Research Review and Analysis)
  • Sports Nutrition and Fitness
  • Vitamin D

Kristen Smith, MS, RD, LD

  • Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery
  • Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
  • Obesity and Weight Management
  • Recipe Development and Makeovers
  • Weight Loss
Jennifer McDaniel, MS, RDN, CSSD, LD

  • Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
  • Family Nutrition
  • Obesity and Weight Management
  • Sports Nutrition and Fitness
  • Weight Loss

Caroline Passerrello, MS, RDN, LDN

  • Behavior and Lifestyle Modifications
  • Children’s Nutrition
  • Food Labels, Label Reading
  • Healthful Shopping
  • Nutrition Education for Consumers

Monday, October 23

Jessica Crandall, RDN, CDE, AFAA

  • Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
  • Diabetes
  • Disease Prevention
  • Family Nutrition
  • Sports Nutrition and Fitness

Malina Malkani, MS, RDN

  • Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
  • Family Nutrition
  • Food Preparation and Meal Planning
  • Obesity and Weight Management
  • Recipe Development and Makeovers
Rahaf Al Bochi, RDN, LDN

  • Diabetes
  • High Blood Pressure, Hypertension
  • Mindful/Intuitive Eating
  • Obesity and Weight Management
  • Wellness Nutrition

Jennifer Bruning, MS, RDN, LDN

  • Cultural Foods/Cultural Competency
  • Diet Trends
  • Elderly Nutrition/Gerontology
  • Employee Wellness Programs
  • Worksite Nutrition
Sonya Angelone, MS, RDN, CLT

  • Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
  • Cardiovascular Nutrition
  • Food Allergies
  • Insulin Resistance and Metabolic Syndrome
  • Obesity and Weight Management

Kristen Gradney, MHA, RDN, LDN

  • African-American Nutrition
  • Diabetes
  • Family Nutrition
  • Healthful Shopping
  • Recipe Development and Makeovers
    Nancy Farrell, MS, RDN, FAND

    • Eating Disorders/Nutritional Psychotherapy
    • Food Allergies
    • Food Labels, Label Reading
    • Legislation and Policy Issues
    • Natural and Organically Grown Foods

    Angela Lemond, RDN, LD, CSP

    • Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
    • Children’s Nutrition
    • Family Nutrition
    • Gastrointestinal Nutrition
    • Obesity and Weight Management
    Sandra Arévalo, MPH, RDN, CDN, CLC, CDE

    • Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
    • Breast Feeding
    • Community Nutrition/Public Health
    • Diabetes
    • Latino Nutrition
    Kim Larson, RDN, CSSD, CD, CHC

    • Disease Prevention
    • Health Coaching
    • Nutrition Education for Consumers
    • Menopause & Healthy Aging
    • Weight Loss
    Torey Armul, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN

    • Family Nutrition
    • Maternal and Prenatal Nutrition
    • Obesity and Weight Management
    • Sports Nutrition and Fitness
    • Stress and Emotional Eating

    Marjorie Nolan Cohn, MS, RDN, CSSD, CEDRD, ACSM-CPT

    • Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
    • Diet Trends
    • Eating Disorders
    • Functional and Integrative Nutrition
    • Weight Loss
    Heather Mangieri, MS, RDN, CSSD, LDN

    • Adolescent Nutrition
    • Family Nutrition
    • Fad Diets
    • Obesity and Weight Management
    • Sports Nutrition and Fitness

    Lauri Wright, PhD, RDN, LD

    • Community Nutrition/Public Health
    • Disease Prevention
    • Epidemiology (Research Review & Analysis)
    • Family Nutrition
    • Medical Nutrition Therapy