Toby Amidor, RD, CDN

A profile of Toby Amidor.
Title: Dietitian Nutritionist
Education: New York University
Expertise: Nutrition, Food Safety
  • Certified dietitian nutritionist
  • Culinary nutrition and food safety consultant
  • Has worked over 20 years in the food and nutrition industry


Toby Amidor, MS, RD, CDN, FAND is a certified dietitian nutritionist, Wall Street Journal best-selling cookbook author, spokesperson, speaker, and recipe developer with over 20 years of experience in the food and nutrition industry. She believes that healthy and wholesome food can also be appetizing and delicious.

Toby is the author of nine cookbooks, including Diabetes Create Your Plate Meal Prep Cookbook, The Family Immunity Cookbook, The Easy 5-Ingredient Healthy Cookbook, and The Healthy Meal Prep Cookbook.

She is the founder of Toby Amidor Nutrition, PC, where she provides culinary nutrition and food safety consulting services for individuals, restaurants and food brands. She contributes to national publications, including Food Network, EatingWell, US News, Forbes, Shape, and has her own “Ask the Expert” column in Today’s Dietitian Magazine.

Toby was an adjunct professor at Teachers College, Columbia University for over a decade, and is currently an adjunct at Hunter College, School of Urban Public Health in New York City. In 2018, Toby was awarded the Media Excellence Award by the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics.

There is so much misinformation swirling around about food and nutrition that it becomes confusing for readers. My goal when I write health information is to provide science-based information readers can trust.


Toby trained as a clinical dietitian at New York University.

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