Melanie Schermerhorn, RD, LDN is a Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist who joined Van Dusen Nutrition® in 2018. She is a clinician specializing in disordered eating and eating disorders, with experience in diabetes and weight management.
Melanie received a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of New Hampshire. She then completed her dietetic internship at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA. During the internship, Melanie worked at Joslin Diabetes Center where she developed an interest in clients struggling concurrently with diabetes and eating disorders. Melanie then went on to develop her skills in the eating disorder field at the Cambridge Eating Disorder Center in Cambridge, MA where she presently works at both the acute residential treatment and partial hospitalization levels of care.
Melanie’s mission is to provide individualized nutrition support to help individuals reach their goals, live a balanced lifestyle and find peace in their relationship with food. Melanie currently sees clients for Therapeutic Meal Support®. She is an active member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and Multi-Service Eating Disorders Association.