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Janis Jibrin, MS, RD, LDN, Adjunct Professor, Nutrition, Health Studies

Janis Jibrin

Adjunct Instructor Health Studies

A registered dietitian who has spent much of her career researching and writing about nutrition, Janis’s articles appear in Prevention, Yoga Journal, Good Housekeeping, Self, and other magazines. A number of her diet books have made the New York Times bestseller list. Recently, she led a team of nutritionists and writers to develop a year-long weight loss program called “Real Appeal” for United Health Group. She is on the scientific advisory board of Sharecare, a health and wellness company. Her nutrition counseling practice is in Dupont Circle.

Degrees

MS, Nutrition, University of Maryland College Park, MD BS, Foreign Service, Georgetown University, Washington DC

Office
By appointment; email me to to schedule a time.
Contact Info

Send email to Janis Jibrin

For the Media
To request an interview for a news story, call AU Communications at 202-885-5950 or submit a request.

Teaching

  • Spring 2017

Scholarly, Creative & Professional Activities

Selected Publications

Sampling of books and manuals:

 

Real Appeal Guides (weight loss program):  Success Guides (Vol 1, 2 and 3), Real Moves Guide, Real Food Guide (Real Appeal 2015 and 2016)

The Pescetarian Plan (Ballantine 2014)

The Life You Want! Get Motivated, Lose Weight and Be Happy (Simon &Schuster 2011)

The Best Life Guide to Managing Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes (Simon &Schuster 2009)

Good Housekeeping’s The Supermarket Diet and The Supermarket Diet Cookbook (both Hearst Books, 2006) 

 

Sampling of 2016 magazine articles, blogs and videos:

 

Food for Thought (Yoga Journal, September 2016).  Link to web version

The Best and Worst Things to Order at Cava Grill if You Want a Healthy Meal (Washingtonian.com)

Genetically Engineered Salmon: Frankenfish or Safe and Sustainable? (Sharecare.com blog)

Hey Women, Midlife Can Be Great! (PescetarianPlan.com blog)

Brain Foods (Sharecare Facebook Live video)