About Dr. Sangeeta

Dr. Sangeeta Shrivastava, MS, PhD, RDN, FAND

With over 15 years of cumulative experience in clinical settings and academics, Dr. Sangeeta brings an innovative and individualized approach of care. She likes to utilize an integrative approach in conventional care to bring you the best possible health outcome.

Dr. Sangeeta originally started working as a consultant dietitian and nutritionist in 1995 in India before moving to the United States. She went back to school and became a registered dietitian here in the United States. She has been working as a clinical dietitian and as a university professor. 

Education

  • PHD in Nutritional Biochemistry
  • Masters of Science in Food & Nutrition
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics 
  • Dietetic Internship

Certifications & Trainings

  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist through “Commission on Dietetic Registration”
  • Certificate Training in Obesity Interventions for Adults from Commission on Dietetic Registration
  • Monash University FODMAP Trained Registered Dietitian
  • ServSafe Food Protection Manager since 2011

Awards & Honors


  • Emerging Dietetic Leader: CA Academy -2018

  • Star Award: IND MIG  at FNCE Washington, DC -2018

  • Outstanding Faculty, Cal Poly Pomona Athletics — 2019

  • Fellow Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics-2020

Leadership & Management

  • Chair Elect of Indians in Nutrition and Dietetics (IND MIG), 2020—2021
  • CA Coordinator, DIFM Dietetic Practice Group, 2017—current
  • Nominating Committee Member of CA Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 2018—2020
  • President, CAND Orange District
    2015—2017

Professional Affiliations

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics since 2003
  • CA Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics since 2003
  • CAND Orange District 
  • IAAND Supporter Member
  • Dietitians in Integrative and Functional Nutrition: Dietetic Practice Group
  • Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition: Dietetic Practice Group
  • Oncology Nutrition: Dietetic Practice Group
  • Nutrition Support: Dietetic Practice Group
  • Nutrition Entrepreneur: Dietetic Practice Group
  • Indians in Nutrition and Dietetics: Member Interest Group
  • Global: Member Interest Group

EXPERTISE

  • Disease Management: Medical Nutrition Therapy for Metabolic syndrome, Diabetes, Kidney Disease, Heart Disease, Cancer
  • Weight Management By Lifestyle Modifications
  • Wellness and Preventive Nutrition
  • Vegetarian/Vegan Nutrition
  • Gastrointestinal Health
  • Geriatric Nutrition
  • Sports Nutrition for Young Athletes
  • Pregnancy/Lactation
  • Integrative Nutrition 
  • Family Wellness Nutrition