Maura Harrigan, MS, RDN, CSO

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Survivorship Clinic at Yale Cancer Center, Research Associate Yale School of Public Health

Departments & Organizations

Obesity Research Working Group

School of Public Health: Irwin Lab (LEAN Study)


Maura is certified in Adult Weight Management and is a Specialist in Oncology Nutrition through the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. As part of the multidisciplinary team of the Adult Survivorship Clinic since its inception in 2006, Maura provides the nutrition counseling to cancer survivors of all diagnoses. Maura is a frequently invited speaker addressing the unique nutrition concerns of the cancer survivor. As a Research Associate, Maura works with Dr. Melinda Irwin's team on lifestyle intervention studies in cancer survivors.

Education & Training

MS New York University, Clinical Nutrition (1984)
Dietetic Internship The New York Hospital - Cornell Medical Center

Professional Service

  • Bethany Board of Education (1999 - 2011) Elected to two 6 year terms, Chairman 2006-2010 Implemented school wellness, nutrition and exercise policies.

Edit this profile