Jan Elliott Evans

Registered Dietitian

Clinical Nutrition Specialist

Board Certified Nutrition Support Dietitian

Fellow of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

 

 

 

Dr. Evans is a Behavior Change Agent and an expert in adult nutrition. She has over 22 years in the health management industry with a strong knowledge of human nutrition and dietetics, biochemistry, disease processes, and human and exercise physiology. She also possesses a comprehensive medical and clinical background with an emphasis upon human nutrition. With an astute knowledge and understanding of psychological and emotional issues surrounding weight management, nutrition and eating behavior, she has a proven ability to help others achieve their nutrition goals.


EDUCATION


  • Dietetic Internship: Sodexho Health Care
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics: Kansas State University
  • Doctorate: The College of William and Mary
  • Specialist: The College of William and Mary
  • Master’s/ Bachelor’s: The University of Richmond
  • Collegiate Professional Teaching License

 

EXPERIENCE


  • Critical Care Dietitian: Bon Secours Health System, Richmond, VA
  • Consulting Dietitian:

Concierge Medical Practices, Executive Physical Programs

Ernst & Young

RCM&D

Wells Fargo Advisors

Colonial Webb Contractors

Virginia Green Lawn Care

Cardio-Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs

Corporate Wellness and Health Initiatives

Home Health Initiatives

Amateur and Professional Athletes and Professional Sports Teams

Nutrition Support Teams (Inpatient Setting)

Long Term Care and Rehabilitation Facilities

Higher Education and Medical Ground Rounds

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute of the University of Richmond

The Woman's Club: Richmond, VA

Circle Center Adult Day Services: Richmond, VA

The Collegiate Schools: Richmond, VA

Maggie L. Walker Governor's School: Richmond, VA

  • Former Clinical Dietitian: Bon Secours Bariatric Program, Hampton Roads, VA
  • Former Instructor/Assistant Professor of Health Sciences: The University of Richmond, VA

 

EXPERTISE


  • Registered Dietitian
  • Board Certified Nutrition Support Dietitian (CNSC)
  • Fellow of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (FAND)
  • Extensive experience treating food allergies, food sensitivities and eating disorders
  • Proficient in comprehending lab values, managing plasma lipid anomalies and disorders of glucose metabolism
  • Proven success in assisting clients with weight management and health behavior change
  • Four year NCAA collegiate athlete (swimming), extensive experience with professional and collegiate athletes in nutrition, weight management and dietary intake analysis

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS


  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Virginia Dietetic Association
  • Richmond Dietetic Association
  • American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition