Meet the Registered Dietitians

Registered Dietitians

The UHS Registered Dietitians provide medical nutrition therapy and nutrition counseling for any UC Berkeley student with nutrition-related health concerns.

Elizabeth Aong, MPH, RD

Elizabeth Aong, MPH, RD

Elizabeth Aong joined UHS in 2017 as a part-time clinical dietitian. She completed her undergraduate degree at UC San Diego and received her MPH in Nutrition from the University of Washington. Elizabeth has a clinical interest in community public health, food security, and weight management
Emily Champoux

Emily Champoux, MPH, RD

Emily Champoux joined UHS in 2020 as a Registered Dietitian. Outside of working with the UHS dietitian team, she also works at an eating disorder clinic in San Francisco and runs a private practice. Emily received her MPH in Nutritional Sciences from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and her BS in Nutrition from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. She has a clinical interest in eating disorder prevention and management, athletic performance, heart disease, and diabetes

Emily enjoys hanging out with her puppy, Murphy, and spending time with friends and family. She loves being in the kitchen, whether that’s mixing up homemade guac for Taco Tuesday or baking cupcakes. Food brings Emily joy and she believes it's a great outlet for stress that allows her to connect with others’ cultures. When she’s not in the kitchen, Emily is at the dog park with Murph or chilling at the park with friends.

Karen Johal

Karen Johal, MSc, RDN

Occupational Health Clinic

Karen Johal joined UHS in 2018. She received both her BS in Nutritional Sciences and Dietetics and her BA in Psychology from UC Berkeley, completed a Dietetic Internship at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, and received her MSc in Health Psychology from the University of Surrey. Karen serves as the Diversity Liaison for the Bay Area District of the California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and volunteers with a UC Berkeley club that organizes free health clinics across the Bay Area (she also volunteered here as an undergraduate). She has a clinical interest in weight management for overweight and underweight individuals, plant-based lifestyles, holistic health, and behavior change.
Sarah Minkow, MS, RD

Sarah Minkow, MPH, RD

Sarah Minkow joined UHS in 2017 as a clinical dietitian. She completed her BA in Psychology with a minor in Exercise and Health Science at UC Santa Barbara (2006) and her MS in Nutritional Science at California State University, Long Beach (2016). Sarah has a clinical interest in nutrition for disease prevention and treatment, mindful eating, and food security.

Toby Morris, MS, RD

Lead Clinical Dietitian

Toby Morris has been the lead clinical dietitian for students at UHS since 2012. She received her BA in Communication Studies from UCLA, her MS in Nutrition from San Jose State University, and completed her dietetic training at UCSF Medical Center. Toby specializes in eating disorders and mindful eating. 
Jazmin Rodriguez-Jordan

Jazmin Rodriguez-Jordan, RD, PhD

Jazmin Rodriguez-Jordan joined UHS in 2020 as a Registered Dietitian. Prior to joining UHS, she was a lecturer in the Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology Department at UC Berkeley. Jazmin received her BA in Latin American Studies and Sociology from the University of San Francisco, her PhD in Nutritional Biology from UC Davis, and completed a dietetic internship at UCSF. She loves being a mom to her growing toddler, taking hikes in the Oakland hills, riding bikes as a family, and reading great memoirs (if time permits).

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