About Laura’s Registered Dietitians: Lisa Mikus
Lisa Mikus trained one-on-one under the expertise and mentorship of Laura Cipullo during her dietetic internship and thereafter. She gained invaluable clinical experience at Lenox Hospital, in NYC and then joined Laura’s practice to specialize in eating disorders, body image issues and diabetes. Lisa co-authored her first cookbook with Laura, Everyday Diabetes Meals for 1 or 2 (Robert Rose 2017), which can be pre-ordered at Barnes and Noble or Amazon.
She attended the University of Texas at Austin and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in the Didactic Program in Dietetics as well as completed over 1200 hours of supervised practice through the University of Texas Coordinated Program in Dietetics dietetic internship.
As a Certified Nutrition Support Clinician (CNSC), Lisa has worked as a clinical dietitian in acute and intensive care units in both Houston, TX, and New York City. She uses her strong clinical skills to support her true passion of counseling clients in the outpatient setting.
Lisa leads mindful meal support groups, eats one on one with clients and counsels individuals through Laura Cipullo Whole Nutrition Services. In addition, she works along side Tom Hildebrandt at Mount Sinai’s Eating and Weight Disorder Program where she leads the nutrition program for adolescents and families struggling with eating disorders.
Lisa’s knowledge is frequently tapped by the media. She is a nutrition contributor for the likes of SparksPeople and EverUp. She is frequently quoted on Women’s Health online and Self Magazine.
Lisa strives to make each client feel comfortable and understood. She approaches each session with an energetic and positive outlook.
Lisa is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) and of the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals (IAEDP); Professionally, her future plans include becoming credentialed as a Certified Eating Disorder Registered Dietitian (CEDRD) and Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE). Lisa and laura’s latest diabetes cookbook for individuals and couples is available through the likes, of Target, Barnes and Noble, Firefly, and Amazon. You can follow Lisa @EatKaleandCupcakes.