2010 Excellence in Weight Management Practice Award
Congratulations to Lynn Umbreit, MS, RD, LD who has been selected as the Excellence in Weight Management Practice Award Winner, which is sponsored by Slim-Fast.
Ms. Umbreit has been a leader and innovator in our field for more than 30 years. She is a registered dietitian specializing in obesity, weight management, behavior and lifestyle change. She is currently a professional weight management coach and care manager for the Southwest Endocrinology Weight Management Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Previously she was on the staff at Clinical Nutrition Center in Denver, the Diet Modification Clinic and the Methodist Hospital in Houston, TX and St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Phoenix, AZ.
Lynn Umbreit has been a leader in the health care field for more than three decades as a registered dietitian/licensed nutritionist working with individuals, special population groups, health clubs and corporate clients to promote healthy weight and health through healthy eating and physical activity. Since 1979, she has worked with medical doctors and clinics specializing in medically-supervised weight management. Lynn has served as a nutrition counselor, consultant, speaker, author, and educator to numerous individual and corporate clients, health clubs, schools, universities and medical facilities during her career. As a leader in her profession, she has served as chair for the Weight Management (WM) and Sports, Cardiovascular & Wellness (SCAN) DPGs.