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Find a Registered Dietitian (RD)
Registered Dietitians are food and nutrition experts translating the science of nutrition into practical solutions for healthy eating. When you need factual information about any type of vegetarian diet, in any age groups rely on the knowledge of a Registered Dietitian.
Below are Registered Dietitians who provide expertise via various websites, or use the “Find a Dietitian” button to the right and locate one near you.
Mark Rifkin, MS, RD, LDN
Focusing on whole food plant-based diets to prevent and treat chronic
conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, obesity, high blood pressure,
and depression – I show clients how to optimize their plant-based,
vegetarian or vegan lifestyles.
Julieanna Hever, M.S., R.D., C.P.T
Thousand Oaks, CA
Provides in-home nutrition counseling, personal training. Specializes in women’s health, pediatric nutrition, and weight loss.
Kristine Duncan, MS, RD, CDE
See what’s for dinner while you follow this vegetarian food diary written a Registered Dietitian.
Brenda Davis, HBSc, RD
Author of six books including Becoming Vegan, Becoming Vegetarian, and Defeating Diabetes. Website provides information on vegetarian diets and delicious recipes.
Stephanie Hoban, MS RD LD
A Dietitian and Natural Foods Chef shares her vegetarian recipes you will create again and again.
Jill Nussinow, MS, RD
Santa Rosa, CA
Find taste tempting vegetarian recipes using a pressure cooker. Share the author’s passion for plant foods and the delicious ways to prepare them.
Suzy Sorensen RD, LD, CDE
St. Paul, MN
Move2Veg provides nutrition counseling with a focus on plant-based eating. Whether already vegetarian or vegan, or simply moving toward a healthier eating style, Move2Veg works with clients to optimize nutritional health.
Cynthia F. Catts, RD, LD
Aiken, South Carolina
Cyndi is a seasoned nutrition therapist with 31 years of practice in the southeast. She remains on the cutting edge of evidence based science keeping her finger on the pulse of the latest food & nutrition research.
Vesanto Melina, MS, RD
Offering information for near-vegetarian, vegetarian, vegan, and raw foods enthusiasts. Learn more about the co-author of several books including The Raw Food Revolution Diet, Food Allergy Survival Guide, and Raising Vegetarian Children.
Sharon Palmer, RD
Offering the most up-to-date findings in nutrition to explain both why you should eat more plant-based fare and exactly how to do so. Everyone from longtime vegans to committed omnivores will discover the benefits of filling more of their plates with whole plant foods.
Gita Patel MS RD CDE LD
Learn how to translate the science of nutrition into the art of healthy cooking. Find information and services in Medical Nutrition Therapy via the telephone or in person.
Reed Mangels, PhD, RD
The Vegetarian Resource Group (VRG) is a non-profit organization dedicated to educating the public on vegetarianism. Learn about the Vegetarian Journal, VRG cookbooks, and other vegetarian resources.
Diana Cullum-Dugan RD LDN
A dietitian and yoga teacher, Diana Cullum-Dugan becomes your partner to identify deep-seated patterns that do not align with your internal and conscious goals. You’ll discover personal desires and establish realistic expectations as you reconnect to the real you. Individual counseling offered for weight control, disordered eating, and more plus group Yoga for Mindful Eating series ongoing. Enjoy weekly online tips and a blog.
Janet Bond Brill, Ph.D., R.D., LDN
Coral Springs, FL
Nutrition and fitness expert, keeps question & answer health blog, and is author of Cholesterol Down, Ten Simple Steps to Lower Your Cholesterol in Four Weeks–Without Prescription Drugs.
Dina Aronson, MS, RD
An on-line magazine dedicated to vegan issues, such as use of B12, can I eat vegan while pregnant, and the VegFamily’s Vegan Weight Loss Club.
Joan B. Hogan, RD, CSR, CD, CLT
Specializing in Migraine, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Kidney Disease and other pain disorders related to food and food chemical sensitivity. Author of “The Vegetarian Diet for Kidney Disease Treatment”