Christina Dauer, MPH, RDN, LDN, CDCES
Christina Dauer is a Registered Dietitian with the Commission on Dietetic Registration and a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist with the Certification Board for Diabetes Care and Education. She completed her Master of Public Health in Nutrition at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. After graduation, she took a job as a Registered Dietitian at the Structure House Weight Management Program in Durham, NC. Here, she developed her one-on-one counseling skills and taught group classes on nutrition, performed cooking demos and conducted grocery store tours for program participants. In 2011, she relocated to South Florida and became the Program Coordinator for diabetes education programs at a community pharmacy. She developed the pharmacy’s program from the ground up and conducted one-on-one nutrition consults and group classes, as well as grocery store tours. In her most recent role, she was a Certification Board for Diabetes Care and Education at Optum, Inc., providing nutrition counseling for Florida Medicaid members. During her time in Florida, she served as the Broward County Dietetic Association Legislative and Public Policy chair from 2011-2014 and the association’s president from 2014-2015.
Christina loves to counsel, educate, and guide her patients to help them reach their health and nutrition goals. She believes forming strong, collaborative relationships with her patients is the key for their success. She takes a personalized approach to nutrition and loves to help her patients find a nutrition plan that will work for them.
In her free time, Christina enjoys cooking, vegetable gardening, painting, and traveling. She also loves to be outside and enjoys hiking with her husband and two dogs, Angus and Xiedge.