Dr. Susan Kleiner

Dr. Susan M. Kleiner maintains one foot in the academic world and one foot in the business world. After her doctoral research on the Influence of Dietary Fats and Cholesterol, and Anabolic Steroids, on the Lipoprotein Profiles and Body Composition of Competitive Male Bodybuilders at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Department of Sports Medicine, she continued to research and publish her seminal work on male and female bodybuilders. Dr. Kleiner has continued to research and publish in the field of sports nutrition and supplements, and has also established herself through research and publications as an expert in hydration and health.

Dr. Kleiner’s credentials include a PhD in Nutrition and Human Performance and an RD, FACN, CNS, FISSN certifications and honors. She is a co-founder and fellow of the International Society of Sports Nutrition and a fellow of the American College of Nutrition that honored her with a Young Investigator Award for her doctoral research. She is a member of the American College of Sports Medicine and The National Strength and Conditioning Association. Susan is also co-founder and co-CEO of Vynna, LLC, an all female-owned, female directed, evidence-based sports nutrition brand to support the health, well-being and performance of active women and girls. She’s also the author of the bestselling book, POWER EATING, as well as 6 other books including THE GOOD MOOD DIET and THE OXYGEN DIET SOLUTION.

While she’s not passionately promoting healthy nutrition and fitness, Dr. Kleiner stays in a good mood by spending time in the great outdoors of the Pacific Northwest with her husband and daughters.


TALK TITLE: Management of weight and the role of carbohydrates in the diet of an active woman.