Lauren Talbert RD, CSO, LDN is registered by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and licensed by the State of Rhode Island. Lauren has a Bachelor of Science degree in both dietetics and food and nutritional science from the University of Vermont. She completed her dietetic internship at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston. Lauren is one of five board-certified specialists in oncology nutrition in Rhode Island. To become a CSO, registered dietitians must successfully meet strict requirements and pass a national exam. Lauren has been practicing for over seven years in the field of nutrition and has extensive experience in teaching and promoting wellness nutrition via personalized consulting and public presentations. Lauren offers individualized counseling based on each client’s lifestyle, food preferences and nutritional goals. As a registered dietitian, Lauren’s professional objective is to help people better the quality of their lives through nutrition.
Kristin Niessink, MS, RD, LDN
A registered dietitian is a food and nutrition expert. Kristin Niessink is a registered and licensed dietitian with a Master of Science Degree in Nutrition from Boston University. As the staff nutritionist for Clement’s Marketplace, Kristin produces a cookbook, newsletters, and healthy product lists and hosts a monthly information table. She also provides nutrition counseling, teaches students, and hosts family meals and seminars at the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Community Center in Newport, RI. In the 2011-2012 Volvo Ocean Race, Kristin was proud to be the nutritionist for the Puma Ocean Racing Team.
Whether you’re seeking overall health and wellness, looking to improve your fitness level, or wanting to lose weight, Kristin incorporates nutrition goals, genetics, and lifestyle into a program specifically designed for each client. With proper nutrition, every client will have the energy and physical well being to help him/her stay healthy now and for the rest of his/her life.
Kristin’s commitment to healthy living and her excitement for nutrition help to inspire others. Serving as both a motivator and coach, Kristin works directly with individuals to help them achieve their lifestyle and weight management goals.
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