Christine Hanson Haas M.S., L.D.N., C.N.S.

Christine Hanson Haas

Christine Hanson Haas M.S., L.D.N., C.N.S. has been a licensed nutritionist in Maryland and Washington DC certified through the American College of Nutrition for over 15 years. She is one of the most sought after nutritionists in the Washington DC Area, having established herself as an expert in the field as the owner of Washington Nutrition & Counseling Group™, a 13 year old medical nutrition therapy and weight loss clinic with 10 office locations5 registered dietitians, and 2 mental health therapists in the Washington DC area.

Christine is most recently the founder and creator of Stellar Labs®,a complete on-line weight management system featuring real food nutrition bars, and shakes, products and books for patients with all medical conditions and lifestyles including a line of certified LowFODMAP protein shakes, bars and supplements. She is also the founder and creator of All Healthy Portions, a real food weight management system for patients of Washington Nutrition Group, and has been a health coach and global director with OPTIVIA/Medifast for over 10 years and helping dietitians, physicians, and other medical professionals implement these 3 weight management systems into their practices.

Christine is a member of the American Dietetic association and holds a number of fitness and nutrition certifications, including The Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management from the American Dietetic Association. Christine has also received a Masters of Science Degree in Health and Fitness Management from The American University in Washington D.C. and a Masters Degree in Nutrition Education from The University of Vermont.

Before Christine founded Washington Nutrition & Counseling Group™, she worked as the nutritionist and a personal trainer at The Sports Club L.A. in Washington D.C., as an adjunct professor of nutrition at Montgomery College, and as a nutritionist for Medifast at corporate headquarters in Owings Mills, MD. Christine also manages all nutrition and fitness related activities at the Center of Obesity Surgery in Washington DC, and is a nutrition and fitness correspondent for Northern Virginia Magazine.