1991- 1994 California State University, Northridge, Northridge, California Major: Biology, and Nutrition and Dietetics
1994 – 1996 The University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutritional Sciences/Dietetics
1996 – 1998 University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado Masters of Public Health (MPH)
2013 – 2016 University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, Connecticut Masters of Human Nutrition (MS)
2017 Board for Certification of Nutrition Specialists Clinical Nutrition Specialist (CNS)
1998 – 2001 National Stroke Association, Englewood, CO, Manager of Prevention Programs / Program & Project Manager / Health Educator
2001 – 2003 Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America, SOCAL Chapter, Los Angeles, CA, Project Director, Childhood Asthma Initiative
2003 – 2007 The ALS Association, National Office, Calabasas, CA, Director, Patient Services
2007 – 2009 IMS/Health Benchmarks, Inc., Woodland Hills, CA, Manager, Operations
2009 – 2010 WellPoint, Camarillo, CA Program Manager, Disease and Risk Management
2010 – 2017 QuintilesIMS, Los Angeles, CA, Client Services, Engagement, Account and Implementation Manager
2013 – present Jennifer Caryn Brand Nutrition, Culver City, CA, Owner and Founder, Functional and Clinical Nutritionist
Chen JY, Tian H, Taira JD, Hodges KA, Brand JC, Chung RS, Legorreta AP. The effect of a PPO pay for performance program on patients with diabetes. Am J Manag Care. 2010;16(1):e11-9. Available from http://www.ajmc.com/journals/issue/2010/2010-01-vol16-n01/AJMC_2010janChenWEB_e11t_e19/. Accessed February 21, 2017.
Snyder NA, Hayashi T, Gee K, Linderman J, Brand J, Benson M, Rosenberg C. The 131st Annual Meeting of APHA. Improving Access to Health Care for Uninsured Children Ages 0-5 with Persistent Asthma: Evaluation of the California Asthma Treatment Services Program. Abstract #61725. Available from https://apha.confex.com/apha/131am/techprogram/paper_61725.htm. Accessed February 21, 2017.
Brand JC, Minich DM. Challenging Case in Clinical Practice: Relief from Reported Severe, Chronic Constipation After Implementation of an Elimination Diet. Alternative and Complementary Therapies. 2018;24(6). https://doi.org/10.1089/act.2018.29190.jcb.
Published contributor to The Culture Trip http://contributors.theculturetrip.com/contributors/jennifer-brand.
Published contributor to Modern Paleo’s Paleo Rodeo http://blog.modernpaleo.com/ (no longer in publication).
Author of Jennifer Caryn Brand Nutrition’s Website https://jennifercarynbrand.com/
Interviewed by Voyagela.com, “LA’s Most Inspiring Stories.” January 2019. http://voyagela.com/interview/meet-jennifer-brand-jennifer-caryn-brand-nutrition-culver-city/
PRESENTATIONS AND MEDIA APPEARANCES
Skin Rash Food Triggers, Eczema and Psoriasis Awareness Week Summit, April 2018, Online
Nutrition Based on Your Unique Biochemistry, June 2018, Casa Colina Hospital, Pomona CA
Eczema and Infant Eczema, FaceBook Live with Jennie June, Sleep Hygiene Expert, July 2018, Online
“LA’s Most Inspiring Stories, Meet Jennifer Brand.” Interview With Voyagela.com, January 2019, Online
Natural Chemicals in Healthy Foods that Cause Skin Reactions [in Some People], The Healthy Skin Show, February 2019, Online
Gut Health and Healing, July 2019, Casa Colina Hospital, Pomona CA