Ilana completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Maryland and her Clinical Dietetic Internship through City of Hope Medical Center (rated top 15 cancer hospitals by U.S. News and World Report). She went on to complete her Masters of Science degree in Applied Nutrition from Northeastern University, the highest standard in the field of nutrition.
Ilana‘s own 100-pound weight loss transformation has given her the cutting edge in weight loss counseling and expertise that she is known for. She has a unique framework for overcoming plateaus, revving up slow-moving metabolisms, and ensuring healthy weight maintenance for many years to come. She also specializes in helping patients treat and manage diabetes, heart disease, and obesity-related diseases, as well as pediatrics.
Ilana also created the popular weight-loss program called the 2B Mindset™ based on her experience, advanced education, and her hundreds of personal clients both at UCLA and in private practice. Over 200,000 participants have joined the program since its inception. And has since launched The Mindset Membership as well as her new book You Can Drop It!