“After working in a hospital environment for five years, I wanted to leave acute care and change direction to outside diabetes, where I could make a difference in people’s lives.”

—MEG WERNER MORETA

Meg Werner Moreta, MS, RD, CDE

Meg Werner Moreta has guided people toward healthy choices for more than two decades. She earned her MS in Human Nutrition at the University of New Haven and a BS in Nutritional Science from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo. She completed a Dietetic Internship at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.

At WCD, she is responsible for nutritional counseling, pre-pregnancy planning, behavioral therapy and insulin therapy. Meg, who grew up in Manhattan Beach, first joined the WCD staff from 2001-2005, then returned to us several years ago. She has also worked in the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Diabetes Center and served as a nutritional consultant for TV shows, restaurants and in private practice.

 

“After working in a hospital environment for five years,’ she says, “I wanted to leave acute care and change direction to outpatient diabetes, where I could make a difference in people’s lives.”

ANNE PETERS, MD

Director, USC Westside Center for Diabetes
Professor, Keck School of Medicine of USC
Director, USC Clinical Diabetes Programs

SHARON E. ORRANGE, MD, MPH

Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Geriatric, Hospitalist and General Internal Medicine
Keck School of Medicine of USC

DINA BLOCK, MD

General Endocrinology,
Diabetes & Metabolism

Assistant Professor,
USC Keck School of Medicine

DONNA MILLER, MSN, FNP-C, CDE

Nurse Practitioner/
Certified Diabetes Educator

VALERIE RUELAS, MSW, LCSW

Director, Community Diabetes Initiative (CDI),
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles and USC Keck School of Medicine

MARK HARMEL, MPH, CDE

Certified Diabetes Educator
Research Coordinator

MEG WERNER MORETA, MS, RD, CDE

Registered Dietician
Certified Diabetes Educator

MARY ROSE DERACO, RN, BSN, CDE

Certified Diabetes Educator