OUR NUTRITIONIST

Shari Hamburg, MS, RD, CDN

We are pleased and excited to announce that

Shari Hamburg is now the Dietitian/Nutritionist for the Mid-Island Y JCC. As a practicing Dietitian for 20 years, Shari has held clinical positions in several area hospitals as well as the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. While working in the hospital setting she provided Medical Nutrition Therapy to a wide variety of inpatients including people with Diabetes, Cancer, Overweight/Obesity, Celiac Disease, Underweight, Gastrointestinal, Kidney, and Cardiac Diseases, and Surgical patients.

 

Most recently Shari worked with adults with Developmental Disabilities and their staff living in area group homes. She has given lectures to seniors as well as done classes on proper nutrition for caregivers. Her educational background includes a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Rochester and a Master of Science degree in Nutrition from Tufts University School of Nutrition.

 

Shari has been a member of the JCC for more than ten years and enjoys our yoga and exercise classes as well as swimming.

 

To schedule an appointment, please call Shari at (516) 822-3535, x308.

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