About

Dr. Urska Bukovnik, FAAMM(Fellowship in Anti-Aging and Metabolic Medicine)

Experienced, highly educated nutrition therapist specialized in sports nutrition and anti-aging, metabolic, and nutritional medicine.

EDUCATION:
Fellowship in Anti-aging, Metabolic and Functional Medicine
American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (2020)
Areas of expertise: Metabolic and Functional Endocrinology, Cardiology, Neurology, and Gastroenterology.

Ph.D. in Biochemistry (2011)
Department of biochemistry and biophysics,
Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS, USA

Diploma in sports nutrition (2014)
International Olympic Committee
IOC Diploma in sports nutrition

Masters of Science in biotechnology (2003)
Faculty of Biotechnology, University of Ljubljana,
Ljubljana, Slovenia, EU

Diploma in Agronomy (2000)
Faculty of Agronomy, University of Ljubljana,
Ljubljana, Slovenia, EU

EXPERIENCES:

  • Specialized nutrition therapist (Biolab, Medical center Ljubljana, Slovenia)
  • Assistant professor at Faculty of Sport, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia,
  • 9-years of nutritional counseling: domestic and international professional athletes,
  • Mentorship to students,
  • Nutrition counselor (Fitness Clinic by Urska, Ljubljana, Slovenia, EU)

HOBIES: Triathlon and road cycling

MISSION

Helping patients, athletes or heathy individuals with innovative, comprehensive personalised nutritional counceling.

VISION

Guiding clients to reach their goals, improve their health and lead a healthier life.

KNOWLEDGE FOR FUTURE

Continuous upgrade of knowledge and spreading up-to-date scientific based information.

Reasons for choosing my programs

Comprehensive, professional and personalised programs

Specialised knowledge from the fields of functional medicine, biochemistry and immunology

9 years of experiences in sports nutrition counseling. Domestic and international professional athletes.

Comprehensive and individualised approach.