Alissa Palladino is a registered dietitian and certified personal trainer based in Atlanta with over 6 years of experience. After graduating from Yale University and working in the education field for 2 years, she decided to combine her love of teaching and helping others with a longtime personal interest in health and nutrition by pursuing a career as a registered dietitian. She earned her Master of Science in Nutrition & Dietetics from New York University and completed her Dietetic Internship at Emory Healthcare in 2014. Recognizing the complementary roles of nutrition and exercise, she completed her certification as a personal trainer through the American College of Sports Medicine in 2017. Since 2014, Alissa has worked in a variety of corporate, community, medical, and fitness settings with diverse audiences supporting a range of health conditions and goals. Her focus areas include sports nutrition, weight management, diabetes, high blood pressure/cholesterol, and cardiovascular disease.