Meet our Nutrionist - Lana Coxton MS, RD, CNSC, ACSM EP-C :
Lana Coxton has worked in the field of Health & Wellness for over 15 years. Her educational background includes a Bachelor of Science in Sports medicine from the University of Detroit Mercy and a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics from Madonna University. Lana is a Registered Dietitian whom completed her dietetic internship at Hurley Medical Center in Flint Michigan. In addition, Lana has a Master of Science in Human Nutrition from Eastern Michigan University. Lana is certified by the American College of Sports Medicine as a Health & Fitness Specialist.
Lana Coxton is currently employed with Oakwood Healthcare System as a Clinical Inpatient Dietitian. Lana is also involved with Oakwood Community Health Department providing nutrition, health, and wellness to many community organizations such as non-profit groups, faith based groups, and schools. She has over 6 years experience as a nutrition adjunct professor. Lana is a nutrition consultant for the Tri-County Celiac Support Group. She has owned and operated Whole Body Health & Fitness a company that provided wellness and nutrition programs for various corporations and other networks. Her company also provided nutrition consulting and personal training instructing clients on developing and maintaining healthier lifestyles.
Lana is a member of both the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Southeastern Michigan Dietetic Association. Her long term goals are to obtain a doctorate's degree and become a published nutrition author.