I received my undergraduate degree from Brown University and my nutrition education at Teacher’s College-Columbia and Hunter College. I qualified to become a registered dietitian nutritionist (RDN) and certified dietitian nutritionist (CDN) in 1994.


Professional Experience

Owner, Erica Ilton Nutrition, NY

Lead Dietitian, FODMAP Everyday

Clinical Nutrition Coordinator, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical Center, Mount Sinai Hospital, NY

Consulting Nutritionist, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Hospital, NY

Nutrition Lecturer: Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, Mount Sinai Hospital, Greater New York Dietetic Association, Columbia Advanced Practice Nurse Associates, DDB Worldwide, Muscular Dystrophy Association, Marriott’s Clinical Nutrition Symposium, Leukemia Society of America, MTV, Reebok Sports Club/NY

Nutrition Counselor, Joy Bauer Nutrition, NY

Senior Nutritionist, Reebok Sports Club, NY

Teaching Assistant, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, NY

Writer, Websites: Berkeley Wellness, Everyday Health, FODMAP Everyday; Magazines & Newsletters: Parade, Self, Woman’s Day, Berkeley Wellness Letter

Contributing Producer, NPR’s Science Friday and WNYC/New York Public Radio’s The Leonard Lopate Show  

Producer and Consultant, What the Heck Are You Eating, with Joy Bauer

Director of Nutrition Research, Food Cures, by Joy Bauer

Editor, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Total Nutrition, 4th edition, by Joy Bauer