Laura Russell, RD, CDE

Certified Diabetes Educator 

I like working as a Fit4D coach because it offers an innovative opportunity to work with people who have diabetes. We are able to meet the patients where they are and offer education to empower them to live healthy lives with diabetes

Laura is a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in food science and human nutrition and a Master of Arts degree in human services: health and wellness. She is certified in adult weight management through the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She has been working with patients with all types of diabetes since 2006. Her job experience includes research, telemedicine, inpatient and outpatient diabetes education. Most recently she has worked in a busy adult endocrinology clinic helping patients work towards self management related to glucose monitoring, insulin, medication, diet and exercise. She has been instrumental in developing and overseeing accreditation for the diabetes education program at this clinic.

She has a special interest in diabetes technology including insulin pumps and continuous glucose monitors. She is a certified product trainer for all of the major insulin pump companies.

Laura enjoys teaching patients new skills and enjoys empowering them with the tools they need to reach their health goals. She is excited to be a part of an innovative company that understands the value of diabetes education and strives to help improve the lives of people with diabetes.

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