Liz Hurst, RD, CDE, registered dietitian nutritionist, certified diabetes educator

Liz Hurst: Registered dietitian nutritionist (RDN) specializing not only as a weight loss dietitian, but also as a certified diabetes educator (CDE)

Special Certifications and / or Memberships

  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN)
  • Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)


  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Colorado Dietetic Association
  • American Association of Diabetes Educators,

Practice Groups

  • American Diabetes Association Diabetes Care and Education

Special Areas of Interest

  • Weight loss and long-term weight management
  • Diabetes
  • Cardiac Disease
  • Wellness


  • B.S., Colorado State University in Food Science & Nutrition, 1981


  • Presbyterian St. Luke’s Hospital in Denver, CO

Work Experience

  • Clinical Nutrition Center, 2000 – Present
  • Clinical dietitian at Presbyterian St. Luke’s Hospital.
  • Nutrition consulting in local internal medicine and cardiology groups, primarily in the areas of diabetes, heart disease, and weight management.
  • Instructor for American Heart Association classes

Personal Statement

I enjoy helping people achieve their goals for improved health, fitness and self-image. My personal interests include: outdoor activities with my husband and two grown children and energetic dog, skiing, running, mountain biking, golf and water activities.