About Yana EvansNutrition Coach & Patient Care Coordinator
While pursuing her Bachelor’s in Sociology at Virginia Commonwealth University, Yana discovered her passion for nutrition and functional medicine. Yana is currently completing her master’s degree in Nutrition and Functional Medicine through the University of Western States and is committed to being a lifelong learner in this field. Her areas of special interest include preconception and prenatal nutrition, pediatric nutrition, and athletic optimization. Yana believes that: functional medicine is powerful enough to shift the current medical paradigm, true health is about finding what it takes for you to thrive , and that movement is medicine.
When not at RIPNS, you can find Yana doing creative outdoor workouts with her husband and fitness tribe, doing homework in coffee shops, and creating a meal (usually involving medicinal mushrooms) in the kitchen.