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Professional Statement

  • ONLINE CHECK IN FORMS NEED TO BE FILLED OUT COMPLETELY IN ORDER TO KEEP YOUR APPOINTMENTS.
  • WE ARE IN-NETWORK PROVIDERS FOR MANY INSURANCE COMPANIES. NUTRITION COVERAGE DOES VARY BY INDIVIDUAL PLAN SO PLEASE CALL YOUR INSURANCE COMPANY FIRST AND FIND OUT YOUR NUTRITION BENEFITS BEFORE YOU BOOK AN APPOINTMENT.
  • As a nutritionist and registered dietitian, I am an important part of your health care team. Together, we'll separate fact from fad and develop a personalized nutrition plan that will put you on a path to eating healthfully, feeling and looking your best, and reducing your risk of illness. I look forward to working with you!

Education

  • City University of New York, Hunter College, Master’s in Public Health Nutrition
  • City University of New York, Queens College (Bachelor’s)
  • Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus

Awards and Publications

  • Dorothy Epstein Nutrition Fellowship Award, 2005
  • Certificate of Achievement, 2005
  • Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society, 2003
  • The Family & Consumer Science Alumnae Service Award, 2000
  • Phi Upsilon Omicron Honor Society, 1999
  • Magna Cum Laude, 1999
  • Dinour LM, Bergen D, Yeah MC. The food insecurity-obesity paradox: A review of the literature and the role food stamps may play. Journal of the American Dietetic Association. November 2007.
  • Bergen D, Yeh MC. Calorie labels and motivational poster effects on sales of sugar-sweetened beverages. Journal of the American Dietetic Association. November 2006.

Language Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish