She was a senior consultant and the nutrition expert for Kaiser Permanente in the southern California region. There she was responsible for creating and updating nutrition publications, reviewing nutrition information online, and updating staff (physicians, healthcare providers, registered dietitians and employees) on diet and health. Thus, she is very up-to-date on the latest nutrition-related research that can transform health.
In addition, she has extensive experience managing health education programs and creating and implementing curricula that are evidence-based and support behavior change. She was also an adjunct professor at Pepperdine University.
Carole is a skilled educator, speaker, and writer. She has spoken at many conferences, symposia, and webinars on a variety of subjects including diet and heart disease, weight management, trendy foods and diets, healthy eating, low-carb diets, plant-based diets, sugar, prediabetes, vitamin supplements, genetically modified foods, healthcare and more.
She has written articles for Kaiser Permanente, The Huffington Post, Yahoo Food, and Civil Eats and has published articles on the plant-based diet and sugar and artificial sweeteners in the peer-reviewed Permanente Journal. She has been interviewed on radio and TV and featured in articles in Elle Magazine, CNN.com, and The New York Times.
Carole holds a bachelor’s degree in dietetics/nutrition and a master’s degree in exercise physiology from California State University, Northridge. Carole is on the advisory board of the Plant-Based Nutrition Healthcare Conference.
Carole is on LinkedIn, at www.linkedin.com/in/carole-bartolotttto-ma-rd.
She is available for coaching, consulting, speaking, and writing on diet and health. For more information, see here.
What Others Say About Carole
“I have been working as a nurse in health care for over 25 years. Carole is the best registered dietitian I have ever come across.” -San Luu, RN
“Carole knows more about diet than anyone in Kaiser Permanente Southern California.” -Dr. Joel Handler
“Best dietitian presentation I ever heard, usually puts me to sleep.” -Anon