Yanjie Yu is a Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist with a Master degree in Nutrition and Exercise Science. Yanjie has over a decade of experience working with patients who have metabolic syndrome, obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease and/or other chronic health conditions. Yanjie has served as a committee member in the Diabetes Task Force in a large health system where she also participated in planning and presenting in large professional diabetes conferences.
Yanjie has certificates in Level I and Level II adult weight management from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Yanjie is also certified in insulin pump training and extremely familiar with continuous glucose monitoring devices.
Over the years, Yanjie has had the opportunity to serve the community in various settings, including hospitals, medical clinics, doctors’ offices, corporate offices, and patients’ residences.
Yanjie enjoys providing 1:1 diabetes education sessions as well as group classes. Yanjie believes everyone’s learning style is unique and different. Yanjie loves to challenge herself to listen to her patients and identify barriers then proceed to provide individualized care plans to improve adherence and health outcomes.