I am Dr. Maria Thanopoulou Sauerwein. I have a doctor’s degree in Public Health and a doctor’s degree in Health Science, both from Loma Linda University; a master’s of science in Biochemistry and Nutrition from the University of Tucson, Arizona; three masters in Public Health: (1. Public Health Nutrition/Health Education, 2) Disease Prevention/Health Promotion, and 3) Gerontology) from Loma Linda University; Associates degree in German from the University of Maryland; Bachelors in Nutrition from the University of Athens (Harokopios College); and Bachelors in Clinical Nutrition and Administration from the University of Tucson, Arizona. I am a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist with the Academy of Science and a member of several professional organizations.
During my 40+ years of experience in the field of Health and Nutrition, I have been involved in Research, Teaching, Eating Disorders, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Kidney Disease, Gastrointestinal, Cancer, Developing and Administering Programs in Weight Management, Diabetes Education, Stress Management, Substance Abuse. e.t.c
I volunteered in Germany, promoting Health and Nutrition in Hospitals, Professional Organizations (Weight Watchers, TOPS, Red Cross) T.V Talks, Writing Educational Materials e.t.c