Lauren Lejasisaks, RD, CDE graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Trent University in 2007 and went on to complete a Bachelor of Applied Science in Nutrition and Food at Ryerson University in 2011. Her love for food, passion for healthy living and desire to help others has led her to pursue a career in dietetics. Her diverse work and volunteer experiences combine to give her a good understanding of the complex relationship that exists between food, nutrition and health. She strongly believes that nutritional knowledge can significantly improve people’s quality of life and she is excited to be able to share this insight with others.
Lauren acquired her certified diabetes educator (CDE) designation in 2016. Her understanding of the complexity and impact of this disease makes her keen to be part of an effort to help people manage this condition and prevent further increases in diabetes prevalence in the community.
Lauren is passionate about all facets of food. She loves to experiment with new recipes and flavours and share meals with friends and family. She is excited to share her passion for her work with others and help motivate them to meet their health related goals.