Toby Amidor, MS, RD

Bio

Toby Amidor, MS, RD, CDN is a registered dietitian with a master’s degree in clinical nutrition and dietetics from New York University.

Toby is the president of Toby Amidor Nutrition, PC where she provides food, nutrition and food safety consulting services for various entities. She is a nutrition expert for FoodNetwork.com where she writes for their Healthy Eating Blog, analyzes recipes and develops content. Toby is also the nutrition advisor for Sears FitStudio (an online fitness community) where she oversees the nutrition content and contributes nutrition content. She is also an adjunct professor at Teachers College, Columbia University.

In 2012, Toby became a member of the National Dairy Council’s Lactose Intolerance Speakers Bureau and consulted on season 2 and 3 of Bobby Deen’s television program Not My Mama’s Meals (airing on Cooking Channel). Toby has a monthly “Ask the Expert” column in Today’s Dietitian Magazine is a contributor to Sears Grilling is Happiness blog. Other clients include The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND), CookingChannel.com, Food Network Kitchens, CookingLight.com, Barilla, Nature’s Own, FoodCalc.com and California Strawberry Commission.

Toby has extensive online experience and was the Director of Nutrition for DietTV.com, an online weight loss community. Since 1999, she has taught aspiring chefs about nutrition, food safety and restaurant management at The Art Institute of New York City (formerly the New York Restaurant School). In 2004 she expanded her teaching to include the Art Institute Online. Toby has done private nutrition counseling in Bronx, New York focusing on childhood obesity.

Toby has written extensively and her publications list includes The All New Joy of Cooking (under Know Your Ingredients), where she helped compile information on over 300 foods. She was also a reviewer of the Jewish cultural food section of the web-based Nutrition Care Manual, which is compiled by the AND to help guide practitioners and Cultural Food Practices also published by the AND. Other writing samples can be viewed here.

Other media outlets featuring Toby as a nutrition expert include The Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Woman’s World Magazine, Today’s Dietitian Magazine, CNN.com, Good Morning America Health, Good Day New York (WNYW Fox5 NY), Self Magazine, Us Weekly Magazine, WebMD, Pregnancy & Newborn Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, The New York Daily News, Fitness Magazine, and several articles published on Scripps Howard Foundation Wire.

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Affiliation:

  • Toby Amidor Nutrition, PC

Location:

  • Scarsdale, NY

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