Elissa Issa

I graduated with honors in 2018 from Holy Spirit University of kaslik with a Bachelor's degree in Human Nutrition and dietetics, and I carried on my studies to acquire my master's degree in Public Health specialty in 2021. I have undergone several trainings in different fields with various organizations and hospitals in Lebanon such as Saint Joseph Hospital, Hospital of the cross, and I ...have acquired numerous certifications with the National Kidney Foundation in the United States concerning kidney disease and hemodialysis patients who were my interest in Master thesis. I have been working for 5 years in my clinic in Lebanon called Eat Well Live Well, offering support for people targeting weight gain, weight loss, or treating several medical conditions: hypertension, cardiac disease, celiac disease, diabetes Type 1 and Type 2, anorexia, gastrointestinal disease, and many others. I’ve been running my own business since 2020 called Healthy Snacks by Elissa, I modify and develop healthy snack recipes and introduce them into my patient’s healthy lifestyle because the diet is not about restrictions but moderation is the key. Also, my experience is based on working with athletes, I work with a private company as a sports nutritionist dietitian, and I occupy the position of the head dietitian and Hazmieh branch manager: diet plans combined with nutritional supplements if need and fitness boxes.