Dr Pojednic is an Assistant Professor of Nutrition at Simmons College and a prior Research Fellow at the Institute of Lifestyle Medicine, Harvard Medical School. She holds a PhD from the Tufts University Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy in Biochemical and Molecular Nutrition & Exercise Physiology. She has also completed a MS in nutrition, an EdM in Physical Education and Coaching and a BS in Exercise Physiology. Rachele focuses her academic research on lifestyle interventions to treat and prevent chronic disease.