Shushy Rita Setrakian MS, RD

Shushy Rita Setrakian MS, RD
Title: Commerce Nutrition and Supplements Update Editor
Education: Columbia University

As a Registered Dietitian, Shushy is passionate about converting nutrition science into meaningful dietary recommendations. She has an eye for spotting the latest nutrition trends, research, and breaking down what that can mean for your supplement and food choices.

Highlights:

  • Shushy is experienced in nutrition education and helping individuals implement sustainable changes to reach personal nutrition goals
  • Founder of Shushy Setrakian Nutrition and Fitness
  • Registered Dietitian-Nutritionist with master’s degree in nutrition education from Teachers College, Columbia University

Experience

Shushy Rita Setrakian started her career in academics, quickly learning that her talents in teaching could be applied to her passion for nutrition.

She was previously a health program manager, providing guidance and support to clinicians while working in direct patient care.

Shushy later established her own nutrition and fitness practice, where she helps clients reach individual goals through education and skill development. She strives to provide her clients with tools and knowhow to apply throughout their lifelong health journeys. Alongside her practice, she works in food data analytics and creates educational content for various health and nutrition companies.

Education

Shushy received her M.S. in Nutrition Education from Teachers College, Columbia University, where she also completed her dietetic internship.

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