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Join Sarah as she sits down with accomplished dietitians to learn about their career path, dietetic journey, and plans for the future.

Join Sarah as she sits down with accomplished dietitians to learn about their career path, dietetic journey, and plans for the future.

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Canada

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Join Sarah as she sits down with accomplished dietitians to learn about their career path, dietetic journey, and plans for the future.

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English

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4168884632


Episodes

Christine Francis, RD, DDEPT, Private Practice and Long Term Care Dietitian

7/11/2021
Sarah sits down to chat with Christine Francis, RD, DDEPT, to talk about how Christine’s role in long-term care changed during the pandemic, the difficult considerations that come with end-of-life care, and how she deals with the emotional challenges of her role. Sarah asks Christine about the rumour that LTC is the "least sexy" side of dietetics, and Christine proudly refutes that ridiculous claim! Christine leaves us with her top tips for dietetic students that are considering a career in...

Duration:00:33:47

Introducing the Dietitian Success Center with Krista Kolodziejzyk, MPH, RD

5/18/2021
Episode 33: Dietitians Discovered gets its first repeat guest, Krista Kolodziejzyk! Krista recently launched the Dietitian Success Center and we sit down to chat all about what it is, why it’s important, and how she built it. Guest Information The DSC Krista's Instagram Host Information Sarah’s LinkedIn Follow Sarah on Instagram and Twitter

Duration:00:34:30

PART 3: The Social Media Series with Miranda Galati

4/28/2021
It's finally here - part three of the nutrition social media series. In this episode, Miranda Galati @real.life.nutritionist sits down to chat about finding a nutrition niche and feeling torn between nutrition "camps" on social media. Learn more about Miranda at reallifenutritionist.com or follow @real.life.nutritionist on Instagram. Visit Sarah at sarahmuncaster.com or follow @SarahDoesNutrition on Instagram Special thanks to Nadina Villacis for helping to make this podcast more...

Duration:00:25:47

PART 2: The Social Media Series with Miranda Galati

4/13/2021
We're back with part two of a three-part series all about building a nutrition social media featuring the one and only Miranda Galati, @real.life.nutritionist on Instagram and TikTok. In this episode, Sarah and Miranda chat about some of the ethical considerations for healthcare professionals on social media, identifying your target audience, and how to find your "why". Learn more about Miranda at reallifenutritionist.com or follow @real.life.nutritionist on Instagram. Visit Sarah at...

Duration:00:31:02

PART 1: The Social Media Series with Miranda Galati

3/23/2021
Get excited! This is part one of a special three-part series all about building a nutrition social media featuring the one and only Miranda Galati, @real.life.nutritionist on Instagram and TikTok. In this episode, Sarah and Miranda chat about Miranda's journey to dietetics, how she got started on social media, some of the positive side effects of being on social media, and her best advice for someone who wants to get started today. Learn more about Miranda at reallifenutritionist.com or...

Duration:00:30:10

Emily Opperman, MSc, RD, Trauma and Neurosurgery Dietitian

3/10/2021
On this episode of Dietitians Discovered, Sarah sits down with Emily Opperman, MSc, RD, a clinical dietitian in the trauma and neurosurgery unit at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. Emily always loved research and thought she would get her Ph.D. and work in academia, but she dipped her toes into clinical during her internship and hasn’t looked back since! Sarah and Emily talk about what it’s like to jump into a clinical role when you’re a new dietitian and what it takes to have emotional...

Duration:00:47:47

Rosie Mensah, MPH, RD, Creator of CEDAR and Food Justice Advocate

2/23/2021
Episode 27: Sarah chats with Rosie Mensah, a Toronto-based dietitian and a food justice advocate. Rosie created the CEDAR course, which is an online course for nutrition professionals all about Culture, Equity, Diversity and Race in Dietetics. It’s a self-paced course that focuses on anti-oppression, anti-racism and cultural competency for nutrition professionals. You can learn more about Rosie and her course offerings on her website therosienutritionist.com. Find Rosie on Instagram. Visit...

Duration:00:43:48

Samantha Goren, RD, Creator of Foodhome Co. & Co-Founder of Truth in Social

2/10/2021
Episode 26: Sarah chats with Samantha Goren, a dietitian who started out working clinically and specializing in eating disorders and then transitioned to private practice. Sam now runs her own lifestyle and food website, Foodhome Co. and is passionate about bringing real life to social media through her project Truth in Social. Find Sam on Instagram @FoodHomeCo or visit her website foodhomeco.com to learn more about her services. Visit Sarah at sarahmuncaster.com or follow...

Duration:00:57:19

Jackie Silver, MHSc, RD, An Expert in Accessible Wellness

1/27/2021
Episode 26: Sarah kicks off season 2 by sitting down with Jackie Silver, MHSc, RD, a dietitian who is passionate about empowering people with disabilities to improve their health and wellness. Jackie tells Sarah about a series of health scares that left her with lingering health anxiety. Jackie chats about some of the practices she would like to see change within the world of dietetics to make it more inclusive and accessible for all. Find Jackie on Instagram @AccessibleWellness or visit...

Duration:00:49:14

Angela Cuddy, MSc, PhD, RD, Career Strategist for Food and Nutrition Professionals

10/27/2020
Episode 25: This week, Sarah sits down with Angela Cuddy to learn about her dynamic career as a Registered Dietitian, educator, and career strategist. With over 30 years of experience, Angela has worked in acute care, long-term care, health promotion, research, higher education, food businesses and industry. Her experience makes her an expert advice-giver for current and future RDs. Listen along to learn all about the history of dietetics in Canada, the challenges the profession has faced in...

Duration:01:09:19

Mariette Abrahams, MBA, PhD, RD, Nutrition Tech Entrepreneur and Digital Strategist

10/6/2020
Episode 24: Have you ever wondered what digital tools to use in your nutrition practice? Mariette Abrahams knows the answer! Mariette is a trailblazer in digital nutrition technology and personalized nutrition and she believes that everyone should have access to quality nutrition information. This is why Mariette is passionate about helping dietitians increase their tech skills to make their practice more efficient. Mariette is the founder of Qina, a digital nutrition consulting agency, and...

Duration:00:48:42

Application Reflections Part 7 with Career Coach Ken Lee

9/30/2020
Episode 23: Do you want to be a dietitian? Are you a current nutrition student thinking about applying to a practicum or Master’s program next year? This series is for you! The final year of undergraduate will push you to your limits, but you don’t have to go into it unprepared. Part 7 features Career Coach and Ryerson legend, Ken Lee. Ken supports the career development of students in the Faculty of Community Services. Nutrition students rely on Ken to help them finetune their resume,...

Duration:00:31:46

Application Reflections Part 6 with Lina Rahouma, BASc

9/30/2020
Episode 22: Do you want to be a dietitian? Are you a current nutrition student thinking about applying to a practicum or Master’s program next year? This series is for you! The final year of undergraduate will push you to your limits, but you don’t have to go into it unprepared. Part 6 features Lina Rahouma, BASc. Lina is beginning her Professional Masters Diploma in Dietetics at SickKids Hospital. Lina came into dietetics right out of high school and has always dreamed of working in...

Duration:00:16:09

Application Reflections Part 5 with Christine Ngo, BSc, BASc, MPH(c)

9/29/2020
Episode 21: Do you want to be a dietitian? Are you a current nutrition student thinking about applying to a practicum or Master’s program next year? This series is for you! The final year of undergraduate will push you to your limits, but you don’t have to go into it unprepared. Part 5 features Christine Ngo, BSc, BASc, MPH(c). Christine is currently finishing up the final leg of her dietetic journey with the MPH program at the University of Toronto. Christine was the busiest student I knew...

Duration:00:19:19

Application Reflections Part 4 with Madison Brown, BSc, BASc, MSc, MHSc(c)

9/25/2020
Episode 20: Do you want to be a dietitian? Are you a current nutrition student thinking about applying to a practicum or Master’s program next year? This series is for YOU! The final year of undergraduate will push you to your limits, but you don’t have to go into it unprepared. Part 4 features Madison Brown, BSc, BASc, MSc, MHSc(c). Madison is currently beginning the final leg of her dietetic journey with the MHSc program at Ryerson University. Madison had to make a very tough and...

Duration:00:29:58

Application Reflections Part 3 with Rebecca Harris, BA, BASc, MHSc(c)

9/24/2020
Episode 19: Do you want to be a dietitian? Are you a current nutrition student thinking about applying to a practicum or Master’s program next year? This series is for YOU! The final year of undergraduate will push you to your limits, but you don’t have to go into it unprepared. Part 3 features Rebecca Harris, BA, BASc, MHSc(c). Rebecca is currently beginning the final leg of her dietetic journey with the MHSc program at Ryerson University. Rebecca completed her first degree in criminology...

Duration:00:21:57

Application Reflections Part 2 with Bhavin Mistry, BASc, MAN(c)

9/22/2020
Episode 18: Do you want to be a dietitian? Are you a current nutrition student thinking about applying to a practicum or Master’s program next year? This series is for YOU! The final year of undergraduate will push you to your limits, but you don’t have to go into it unprepared. Part 2 features Bhavin Mistry, BASc, MAN(c). Bhavin is currently beginning the final leg of his dietetic journey with the MAN program at the University of Guelph. Bhavin completed a BASc in Child and Youth Care...

Duration:00:24:49

Application Reflections Part 1 with Ani Merzaian, BASc, MHSc(c)

9/20/2020
Episode 17: Do you want to be a dietitian? Are you a current nutrition student thinking about applying to a practicum or Master’s program next year? This series is for YOU! The final year of undergraduate will push you to your limits, but you don’t have to go into it unprepared. Part 1 features Ani Merzaian, BASc. Ani is currently starting the MHSc in Nutrition Communications at Ryerson University. She entered the field of nutrition right out of high school and found herself playing the...

Duration:00:37:41

Abby Langer, RD, Trauma & ICU Dietitian turned Media RD & Author of "Good Food, Bad Diet"

9/17/2020
Episode 16: This week, Sarah sits down with Abby Langer, RD. Abby spent most of her career working as a clinical dietitian in many areas including trauma, ICU, psych, and gastro. As her family grew, she decided she wanted more flexibility within her career and started her private practice. Today, she forms brand partnerships, makes media appearances, debunks nutrition myths, and just finished writing her first book "Good Food, Bad Diet". Join Sarah and Abby as they chat about dietitian...

Duration:00:57:31

Sarah Muncaster, BSc, BASc, My Long (over 12 years!) & Bumpy Road to Becoming an RD

8/25/2020
Episode 15: Today, Sarah is the host and the guest! Join me as I share how diet culture sucked me in, chewed me up, and (thankfully) spit me out (pun intended). In this episode, I will walk you through my inward journey of mental health and food struggles, and my outward journey as a mature student pursuing a second career. If you resonate with my story, you can reach out to me on Instagram: @sarahdoesnutrition, or on my website sarahmuncaster.com. Please share this episode and spread the...

Duration:00:58:34