Demos Health Expert Spotlight

Susan WeinerPaula Ford-MartinMonique GirouxJessica Rowshandel

Susan Weiner

Susan Weiner, MS, RDN, CDE, CDN

Author of Diabetes: 365 Tips for Living Well

Susan Weiner, MS, RDN, CDE, CDN is the owner of Susan Weiner Nutrition LLC in New York. She is the 2015 AADE Diabetes Educator of the Year and the recipient of the 2014 Distinguished Alumna Award from SUNY Oneonta. She was voted one of the 10 top diabetes nutrition education bloggers by iVillage.com. Weiner is the diabetes medical advisor for healthline.com and on the medical advisory board for dLife.com. She is the co-author of The Complete Diabetes Organizer: Your Guide to a Less Stressful and More Manageable Diabetes Life. Learn More


Paula Ford-Martin

Paula Ford-Martin

Author of Diabetes: 365 Tips for Living Well

Paula Ford-Martin is an award winning health writer and editor who has authored more than a dozen consumer health and parenting books for patient, caregiver, and professional audiences. From 2004-2012, she served as Chief Content Officer of dLife, a multi-media diabetes consumer resource. Ford-Martin is the author of The Everything Guide to Managing Type 2 Diabetes. Learn More


Monique Giroux

Monique Giroux, MD

Author of Optimal Health with Parkinson's Disease: A Guide to Integreating Lifestlye, Alternative, and Conventional Medicine

Monique L. Giroux, MD, is co-founder of the Movement and Neuroperformance Center of Colorado and medical director of movement disorders and deep brain stimulation at Swedish Hospital, in Englewood, Colorado. She is board certified in neurology and trained in integrative medicine. Learn More


Jessica Rowshandel

Jessica Rowshandel, LMSW

Author of Lupus: 365 Tips for Living Well

Jessica Rowshandel, LMSW, is the director of social services of the SLE Lupus Foundation. Since 2011, she has been the author of the Foundation's monthly column, "Jessica's Coping Corner," about living with lupus. Learn More