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Heather Mangieri, MS, RDN, CSSD, LDN

Heather Mangieri

Areas of Expertise:

  • Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
  • Fad Diets
  • Obesity and Weight Management
  • Sports Nutrition and Fitness
  • Weight Loss

Mangieri is an award-winning expert in wellness and human performance and a board-certified specialist in sports dietetics. She owns Nutrition CheckUp, a consulting practice that specializes in sports nutrition, weight management and family wellness. She also coaches weight management and wellness clients to improve their life with nutrition and physical activity to feel better and prevent disease. Mangieri frequently writes on sports nutrition and weight management topics and speaks to consumers and professionals. She is a former faculty member in the department of exercise science at Chatham University and an instructor at the University of Pittsburgh. Mangieri is on the leadership team of the Academy's Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition dietetic practice group and is active with the Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh dietetic associations. In 2012, Mangieri received the Keystone Award for demonstrating outstanding professional standards. In 2008, she was Pennsylvania's Young Dietitian of the Year. Mangieri is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University. She earned a master’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh.


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