About L’ifestyle Lounge Dietitian: Erin Shyong MPH, RD, CDE
Erin Shyong MPH, RD, CDE is a Registered Dietitian at Laura Cipullo’s L’ifestlye Lounge in Closter, NJ where she specializes in sports nutrition, women’s health, especially pre and post natal nutrition plus diabetes and other metabolic conditions. Erin joined the Lounge’s nutrition practice in June of 2017 to work aside Laura and learn to incorporate mindfulness and Positive Nutrition with medical nutrition therapy.
Erin completed her Bachelors Degree in Dietetics from James Madison University where she was a 4-year athlete on their Division 1 Swim Team. Erin completed a 1,000 hour dietetic internship at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital and then earned her Masters Degree in Public Health Nutrition from Hunter College in New York City.
Erin gained extentsive experience in medical nutrition therapy in outpatient settings such as Montefiore Hospital. Most recently, Erin completed her certified diabetes educator (CDE) requirements and passed the national examination for certified diabetes educators. She now boasts a MPH, RD and CDE.
While living and working in New York City, Erin continued to pursue her passion for nutrition and exercise. She was very active as a part of the Asphalt Green Masters Swim Team, Central Park Track Club and state triathlete. Her pure love for endurance sports continues to spark her interest in exercise physiology and energy metabolism needs for both sprint and distance athletes. Erin has worked to fuel many athletes including age-group and collegiate swimmers, triathletes, and runners. She understands the demands placed on the body during physical activity and aims to optimize their nutrition for peak performance. The L’ifestyle Lounge RD’s Erin, Elyssa and Laura all speak together educating the public on Sports Nutrition and Yoga for Athletes. Erin is available for nutrition consults and speaking engagements. You can book a session with Erin for you or your child.
Erin now resides in Bergen County, NJ and is a new mom! She enjoys spending time with her daughter and husband checking out new places to run, swim and relax! Keep an eye out for them around town.