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Lindsay
Van Der Meer

REGISTERED DIETITIAN

Lindsay has been Registered Dietitian since 2006. She has had a dynamic career working in a variety of clinical  and leadership roles within the public healthcare system in Northern BC. This includes both inpatient and outpatient settings for Northern Health and more recently at BC Cancer - Prince George where she is the Clinical Coordinator for Nutrition.  Lindsay’s interest in research led her to pursue a Master’s degree, which she completed in 2015. Lindsay’s thesis research examined lifestyle information needs of rural breast cancer survivors in Northern BC.


Alongside her professional career, Lindsay is passionate about physical fitness and has had a lifelong involvement in sports. Lindsay’s grew up figure skating competitively and as an adult has a strong presence in community sports both as an individual athlete and on sports teams, including running, cross-country skiing, cycling, swimming, multisport, and ultimate.  Lindsay stays current in latest sports nutrition research and applies what she learns in her own kitchen, and during training and competition.


Lindsay is skilled at balancing sports nutrition recommendations with the importance of maintaining a healthy relationship with food. She is motivated to work with athletes and active people to help them reach their potential.