Yasi Ansari, MS, RD, CSSD

Yasi AnsariLos Angeles, Calif.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Disease Prevention
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Sports Nutrition and Fitness
  • Wellness Nutrition
  • Women's Nutrition

Ansari is the assistant director of performance nutrition at the University of California – Berkeley Athletics and is a certified specialist in sports dietetics. In addition, she provides counseling to athletes through her private practice while consulting with coaches and sports teams at local high schools and universities. Through the Academy's Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition dietetic practice group, Ansari collaborates with Athletes and the Arts program to help create educational content to meet the needs of performing arts athletes. Ansari is a graduate of the University of California – Los Angeles and earned a master’s degree from California State University – Northridge.