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Colleen fogarty draper PhD, rd
Colleen Fogarty Draper MS, RD, PhD created Nutra-U Health and co-founded Phenomx health with over 25 years of experience in scientific research, molecular genetics and personalized nutrition program and product development; along with clinical nutrition medicine practice and business development. During this time, she has developed a strong network of collaborators.
Colleen spent 9 years in various capacities at Nestle in molecular nutrition and systems biology research and translation sciences while simultaneously completing her PhD. Her doctoral work focused on metabolomic response signatures in nutrition and health, sexual dimorphism and hormone chronobiology. She conducted further translation work in microbiome resilience, probiotic, prebiotic therapies and the connection with neurotransmitter functioning; dermatological sciences, hormones and nutrition, fertility and personalized nutrition; sub-clinical mastitis and inflammatory diet intake; and led digital health technology development for diet intake, analysis and recommendation personalization. She also pursued 1 year of dermatological science training to understand skin biology as a nutrient response system.
Colleen has extensive product development experience in gene and science wellness tests, probiotic and nutrition supplements, digital health products, luxury women's inside out skin and nutrition brands; and has led various program development strategies, such as gut health, and weight management.
She earned her PhD in life sciences with the Center for Analytical Biosciences, Leiden Academic Center for Drug Research, Leiden University, The Netherlands; Master's of Science degree from Tufts University; and internship and registration as a clinical dietitian from the Frances Stern Nutrition Center, New England Medical Center Hospital, Tufts University.
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