Caroline Kaufman, MS, RD is a Registered Dietitian with a Masters of Science in Nutrition Communication from the Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition Science & Policy. She has an English degree from Harvard and has written for a variety of magazines and websites such as EatingWell, NY Metro Parents, PBS Parents, and Food & Nutrition. As the lead dietitian for Health magazine’s “Must Eat List,” Caroline helped develop the criteria for health-promoting packaged foods. She specializes in writing about childhood and family nutrition, educating shoppers about food labels and ingredients, and helping families navigate the supermarket.
Caroline completed her Dietetic Internship at the University of Virginia Health System, where she focused on pediatric nutrition. During that time, she created an educational film called “Healthy Shopping on a Budget,” which is used in WIC and Head Start programs across Virginia.
While living in New York City, Caroline was an active member of the Public Relations committee of the Greater New York Dietetic Association. Now based in San Francisco, she is an active member of the California Dietetic Association’s media team, and participates in the following Academy Dietetic Practice Groups: Nutrition Entrepreneurs; Behavioral Health Nutrition; Food and Culinary Professionals; School Nutrition Services; and Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutrition