Lisa Mikus, RD, LD, is a registered dietitian working in New York City. She attended the University of Texas at Austin and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition as well as completed her dietetic internship through the University of Texas Coordinated Program in Dietetics.
Soon after she completed the Coordinated Program in Dietetics, Lisa moved back to her hometown of Houston, Texas, and began working as a clinical dietitian at Memorial Hermann Health System. There, she practiced the most current evidence-based medical nutrition therapy in a gamut of settings ranging from adult critical care units to the neonatal ICU.
Not only does Lisa have experience in a clinical setting, she has also worked closely with Laura Cipullo Whole Nutrition Services. She has trained one-on-one under the expertise and mentorship of Laura Cipullo in order to gain a specialized understanding of eating disorders and body image issues. Additionally, Lisa has previously written blogs for Laura’s website, Mom Dishes It Out, as well as assisted in editing Laura’s book Healthy Habits. Recently, Lisa moved to New York to continue working with Laura Cipullo Whole Nutrition Services counseling clients privately.
Lisa is an active member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) and will become a member of the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (IAEDP) this summer. Professionally, her future plans include becoming credentialed as a Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian (CEDRD) and Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE).