Episode 44: Personal Genetic Testing

Ashley Besecker

Cindy Kennedy, FNP, is joined by Ashley Besecker, RDN, CD, who discusses personal genetic testing and nutrition.

Besecker is the owner and founder of Crave Health, currently practicing and specializing in Nutritional Genetics and Genomics.

She attained her Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Science from Pepperdine University, and completed her dietetic internship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital. She is currently enrolled at Stanford University completing her specialization certificate in Genetics and Genomics.

Besecker is a member of several functional medicine and genetic specialty groups including Dietitians in Integrative and Functional Medicine, The Institute of Functional Medicine, and the International Society of Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics.

She loves working with all populations, finding root cause and optimizing health through nutrition.