Brooke Alpert

Brooke Alpert

Lives In

New York, NY


  • New York University


  • Nutrition
  • CBD
  • Cannabis


Brooke has written three books, most recently, The Diet Detox, Why your Diet is Making You Fat and What to Do About It in 2017. Brooke's first career was in the editorial department at Vogue and Teen Vogue before she went back to graduate school for nutrition. She has been writing and contributing to publications as a nutrition and cannabis expert since 2007.

Brooke has been quoted and written for numerous print and digital publications, including Byrdie, Well+Good, Refinery29, SHAPE, Glamour, People, Town and Country, and many more. She is also a regular on national TV including Good Morning America, The Doctor Oz Show, and The Today Show. 


Brooke received her Masters of Science at New York University and completed her training at Mount Sinai Hospital in affiliation with NYU. She is an active member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Brooke completed The Holistic Cannabis Academy’s program to become a cannabis practitioner in 2018.

About Byrdie and Dotdash

Byrdie is part of the Dotdash publishing family. For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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