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Liz Lipski, PhD, CNS

Liz Lipski, PhD, CNS

IFM Certified Practitioner IFM Certified Practitioner

LIZ LIPSKI, PHD, CNS, is the founder of Innovative Healing, a nutrition education company. She just retired from her position as professor and the Director of Academic Development for the graduate programs in clinical nutrition at Maryland University of Integrative Health. She is considered a pioneer in the field of integrative & functional nutrition.  

Dr. Lipski holds a PhD in clinical nutrition, is a fellow of the American College of Nutrition (FACN), and holds two board certifications in clinical nutrition (CNS and BCHN), as well as one in functional medicine (IFMCP). She was a member of IFM’s Nutrition Advisory Board and is currently a special advisor for the Accreditation Council for Nutrition Professional Education (ACNPE) and on advisory boards for the Autism Hope Alliance and AlgaeCal.   

Dr. Lipski has been a co-author in peer-reviewed papers and has authored textbook chapters and several books, including Digestive Wellness, Digestive Wellness for Children, and Leaky Gut Syndrome, as well as a video course, The Art of Digestive Wellness. 

After 30 years of clinical practice, she devotes her time to teaching, writing, and building the field of personalized nutrition.