Health Advisory Board and Contributors

 

Anne Kristine Etherton, MS, RDN, LDN, NASM-CPT

This is Anne Kristine, our founder/owner, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist ,and Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist, NASM - Certified Personal Trainer and yoga teacher. She is a military wife, and has traveled and lived in several locations. She has obtained a broad array of experience and knowledge from all of them, from  receiving her yoga certificate in 2009 to completing her Masters of Science in Nutrition from the University of Nevada, Reno. She has had over 10 years of experience in the fitness and health world, and has a passion to help clients reach their nutrition and wellness goals. Her biggest motivation and reward is seeing people achieving their goals and having life changing results.


Kimberly A. Tessmer, RDN, LD

Kim is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Licensed Dietitian in the State of Ohio as well as a published author. Kim is the founder and owner of Nutrition Focus, which offers nutritional services for small and large organizations/businesses. Kim has over 20 years of experience in the field of nutrition and has authored nine books to date. Kim graduated from Bowling Green State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Technology/Dietetics. She worked in hospitals, nursing homes, and as a corporate dietitian for three national weight loss companies. Kim is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as well as a member of the ADA Practice Group, Nutrition Entrepreneurs.


Suzanne Fisher MS, RD, LDN

Suzanne has 25 years of experience in weight loss management, nutritional counseling, sports nutrition, meal planning and recipe creation. She is a Registered Dietitian and licensed as a Nutritionist in the State of Florida. Suzanne earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Dietetics and Nutrition and a Masters of Science in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology. Her scope of practice for the online sector is vast, having worked for leading online weight loss programs including eDiets. My most recent project was developing the meal plans for the first online weight loss program specially designed for the pediatric population.


Daniel J. Muppidi, MD

Dr. Muppidi is a graduate of Osmania Medical College, India. He trained in Internal Medicine at the New York Downtown Hospital – Cornell Medical Center, New York and in the field of Allergy and Immunology at the SUNY Health Sciences Center at Brooklyn, NY. Later, he trained in Clinical and Laboratory Immunology at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Allergy – Clinical Immunology and Clinical / Laboratory Immunology. Dr. Muppidi has been in full-time private practice since 1996. Previously, he was Senior clinical Instructor in Medicine, Tufts University, Boston and Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston.


Dr Washington Bryan, MD

Dr. Washington Bryan II is board certified in Integrative Holistic Medicine and with the American Board of Obesity Medicine. Dr. Bryan recognizes just how serious the obesity problem is for all population groups, regardless of sex, age, ethnicity, or race. He takes an interdisciplinary approach to helping patients improve and maintain a positive state of health.


Dr Zacharia Reda, MD

Dr. Zacharia Reda is board-certified in pediatric medicine, pediatric critical care. He has been in practice for over 22 years, treating thousands of children in primary pediatric care, newborn, adolescent, pulmonary, critical and intensive care. Dr. Reda served his pediatric internship and residency at Albert Einstein School of Medicine in New York, and at LAC/USC Medical Center in Los Angeles, respectively. Additionally, he completed a pediatric critical care fellowship at UCLA.