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Meet the Team
Jody Dushay, MD, MMSc
Clinical Director, Center for Nutrition and Metabolism
Dr. Jody Dushay, originally from Rochester, NY, earned her undergraduate degree from Harvard College where she studied Anthropology and Women's Studies. After college she pursued a Master’s in Education, and then changed paths and earned her medical degree from Harvard Medical School. Dr. Dushay completed internal medicine training and an endocrine fellowship at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. Her clinical practice and research focuses on obesity, diabetes, and metabolic consequences of both diseases. She is most inspired by helping patients set and achieve goals to improve their metabolic health. Outside of work, Dr. Dushay loves to travel with her family and compete in triathlons
Kristina Metzler, MS, RD, LDN
Kristina was born and raised in Attleboro, MA. She earned her undergraduate degree in Nutrition from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, graduate degree from Framingham State University, and completed her dietetic internship at the Medical University of South Carolina. Kristina has worked with weight management in both clinical and research settings at Brigham and Women's Hospital. She is passionate about food and nutrition and loves to cook. Kristina also enjoys traveling and especially experiencing new places and cultures through the local food. She believes in having a healthy relationship with food and making it your friend!