L.J. Amaral MS, RD, CSORD & Certified Specialist in Oncology Nutrition
L.J. Amaral, M.S., R.D, CSO, is board certified in Oncology Nutrition. L.J. attended the University of Connecticut where she obtained a Bachelor’s of Science in Nutritional Science. She went on to get her Masters of Science in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics from NYU while subsequently completing her internship to become a Registered Dietitian at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in Manhattan. She is currently located in the outpatient Cancer Center at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles, CA. There, she has a full clinic where she sees cancer patients before, during, and after treatment which could include chemotherapy, immunotherapy, radiation, and surgery. She is currently a Co-Investigator for a retrospective case series on the Ketogenic Diet and CNS Malignancies and on a Phase I Clinical Trial for Ketogenic Diets and newly diagnosed Glioblastoma Multiforme patients. L.J. specializes in cancer nutrition during treatment, for survivorship, for cancer prevention, and specifically, in therapeutic Ketogenic diets.