Angelina Moore Maia is a registered dietitian and nutrition therapist who is currently a doctoral student in the nutrition program at the University of Maine studying childhood obesity. She earned a Bachelors Degree in Nutritional Science from the University of New Hampshire and a Master’s Degree in Food Science and Human Nutrition from the University of Maine.
After completing her dietetic internship at Maine Medical Center in Portland, Angelina spent two years working as a clinical dietitian at Maine General Medical Center in Augusta, covering both the hospital as well as the affiliated nursing homes. She then moved to Boston, Massachusetts where she worked as a clinical dietitian at Tufts-New England Medical Center for two years.
Angelina most recently worked as an outpatient dietitian at the Cambridge Health Alliance in Somerville, Massachusetts and was the nutritionist for Simmons College in Boston. She has a private nutrition consulting business, is a contributor to Lance Armstrong’s website, livestrong.com and is an adjunct faculty member at multiple community colleges in Massachusetts.