Originally Broadcasted: Wednesday, June 6, 2012 12:30 pm EST
Veronica Tomor is the author of The L.E.A.N. Guide for the Business Traveler which provides healthy eating tips for busy people on the go and overall eating healthy advice. .When the book was written, she worked for the pharmaceutical industry and spent the last 3 years in the health outcomes division of a major company for diabetes. As a healthcare professional, she’s worked in hospitals, health plans, and almost every aspect of the delivery of healthcare.
She’s had the privilege of speaking to Congressmen and Senators regarding the Diabetes and Obesity epidemic in the U.S. Veronicaserves on the Women’s Leadership council and has represented the association with Congressmen/Women about the need for more education for nutrition and physical activity in the general population. She also contributed to Michele Obama’s LET’s MOVE open forum, providing input to areas of deficit pertaining to physical fitness and nutrition in children and youth. She’s been a liaison for the WeCan® program, a NIH evidenced based, nationally recognized program – to fight childhood obesity in the U.S.