Jamie Gibberman RDN, CDE is a Registered Dietitian-Nutritionist and Certified Diabetes Educator with over 12 years of experience in the fields of weight control, diabetes management, and wellness. She obtained her undergraduate degree from Tufts University in clinical psychology and wanted to mesh her counseling background with her passion for wellness to work in the field of nutrition. She completed her coursework for the Registered Dietitian credential at the University of Maryland and began her career in nutrition research at the National Institutes of Health. Jamie then opened an outpatient nutrition center and diabetes education program at a hospital in suburban Maryland and worked with a Richmond hospital system in their diabetes management program. She has helped hundreds of patients meet their weight and wellness goals. Jamie also has been featured multiple times on WTOP radio in Washington, DC as a nutrition expert.
Focusing on whole foods nutrition and behavior change to help her clients move toward better health, Jamie personalizes and individualizes her counseling based on her patients' needs. She also works with patients on addressing non-hunger triggers for food such as stress and boredom eating and helps them work toward a balance of eating for enjoyment with eating to appropriately fuel the body and prevent disease.
In her free time, Jamie enjoys cooking, being outdoors, and spending time with her husband while keeping up with their active five-year-old daughter.