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About Me

Cheryl Orlansky

I'm Cheryl Orlansky, and I have been a registered and licensed dietitian and diabetes and care and education specialist for over 30 years. I've worked as a contractor for Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, GA in health promotion services for employees. For the past 17 years, I led a diabetes and nutrition program in a large multi site physician practice, a Northside Hospital network provider.  

 

My expertise is weight management, diabetes education and management, and chronic disease prevention and management (high blood pressure, high cholesterol, cardiovascular disease, cancer or preDiabetes).  I am also a Monash University low FODMAP IBS diet trained dietitian. If you are ready for lifestyle changes, I can empower you to follow a sustainable nutrition and health plan.

Professional activities

  • Georgia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics State Media Representative, 2009-12

  • Greater Atlanta Dietetic Association, President, 2014-5

  • American Association of Diabetes Educators GA State Coordinating Body appointment 2016-20.

  • Outstanding Dietitian of the Year, 2013, Georgia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

  • Distinguished Service Award-Grassroots Effort from Georgia Dietetic Association, 2009

  • Distinguished Service to a District, Greater Atlanta Dietetic Association, 2008​

  • Media Experience:Interviewed and quoted in numerous articles on fitness and nutrition for Atlanta Fitness and Sports magazine, Atlanta Journal and Constitution and WebMD

  • Recipient of The Golden Carrot Award and featured in AJC, 2006 for demonstrating effective lifestyle behaviors for the Laureate Medical Group staff and patients. 

  • Featured in Radio, TV and print for National Nutrition Month 

  • CW 69 TV: Televised for National Nutrition Month

  • Georgia Public Broadcasting: March 4, 2011 and 2012 interviewed for Diet 411 promotion.

  • V-103 Radio promotions and supermarket tours for community outreach with the Georgia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. ​

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