What You Need
NUTRITION EDUCATION COURSES
Getting diagnosed with kidney disease, auto immune disease, or even being told you need to lose weight for your health can be a scary and frustrating thing. You can be empowered AND healthy as long as you have the right tools.
Lindsey has developed several online courses to help people like you better understand your chronic condition and how diet can play an important role in improving your health. Check out the courses offered here. If you don't see what you are looking for, send your request to Lindsey at firstname.lastname@example.org. Course topics with the most requests will receive highest priority.
ABOUT LINDSEY ZIRKER
Experience and Philosophy
Located in Idaho Falls, Lindsey Zirker is a clinical dietitian specializing in various types of chronic disease and conditions. She is committed to helping patients preserve kidney function, get to the root of their weight issues and promote general health.
Lindsey graduated from Brigham Young University with her Bachelor's degree in Dietetics and completed her dietetic internship at East Carolina University. She has been working in kidney disease since 2008 and has had the opportunity to work with many complex and varied conditions. To provide a broader approach to helping her patients, she obtained her Master's degree in Nutritional Science with an emphasis in functional medicine from the University of Bridgeport.
Since then, Lindsey has developed several online training courses for dietitians, is involved in medical writing for kidney nutrition non-profit programs and provides on-going nutrition courses to help people lead full and healthy lives despite chronic disease diagnosis.
Diet and nutrition play a key role in preventing, treating or managing chronic disease. Lindsey's courses empower people to resolve root issues contributing to chronic health issues and believes that people should be able to find a balance between choosing foods that taste good and help them achieve their health goals. It is important to Lindsey that her patients have a high nutrition quality of life despite chronic health issues.
Lindsey is also available as a speaker for corporate wellness events, conferences, classes and community events.
“The food you eat can be either the safest and most powerful form of medicine or the slowest form of poison.”