Melissa Mitri, MS, RD

Melissa Mitri, MS, RD

FastingApps Medical Reviewer

Melissa Mitri is a Registered Dietitian-Nutritionist and Expert Health Writer with over 14 years of experience in the health and wellness industry. Melissa’s specialties include weight management, women’s health issues, and building sustainable healthy habits for life. As a nutrition professional who runs an evidence-based practice and provides written content for several brands, Melissa uses the latest unbiased scientific research to guide healthcare recommendations for her clients and the public. She understands the complexities of trying to navigate health information online. Medical jargon can feel incredibly overwhelming and it’s not always easy to know where the information you’re reading is coming from. She has vast expertise both working with clients with multiple medical issues as well as writing about these health topics in an easy-to-understand manner. With this experience, Melissa is a trusted expert in the field to help guide consumer health decisions.


Melissa Metri Nutrition
Sep 2018 – Present

Registered Dietitian
Mar 2014 – Jun 2020

Clinical Nutrition Manager
Nov 2014 – Nov 2016

Bridgeport Hospital
Clinical Dietitian
Mar 2011 – Mar 2014

Clinical Dietitian
Jan 2010 – Apr 2011


Saint Joseph College
Master’s Degree in Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies
2013 – 2015

University of Connecticut
Bachelor’s Degree in Dietetics
2002 – 2006

Licenses & certifications

Registered Dietitian (RD) and Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN)
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Issued Dec 2007 - Expires Aug 2022

Articles Reviewed by MELISSA MITRI