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L. Katie Kennaley, Registered Dietitian

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Related ExperienceInternshipsCertification and Skills

Related Experience

Registered Dietitian, Endocrinology/Psychology
Cook Children's Medical Center,
Fort Worth, TX
March 2015-current
  • Provide medical nutrition therapy to pediatric patients with various diagnoses including: Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, MODY, obesity, hypo/hyperthyroidism, failure to thrive, hyperinsulinism and diabetic ketoacidosis.
  • Provide one-on-one nutrition education and counseling to patients/caregivers of different ages and with varying disease-specific considerations.
  • Teach the following nutrition classes to patients/families to provide nutrition/exercise education and facilitate lifestyle changes: Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, Insulin Pump class, Diabetes caregiver class, General Nutrition class and Nutrition University.
  • Perform physical assessments to assess malnutrition risk.
  • Screen, assess and provide nutrition interventions/educations for pediatric patients and their families in several different inpatient settings including: new diagnosis of Type 1 diabetes, Type 2 diabetes, ketogenic diet, hematology/oncology, GI, renal, pulmonary, PICU, CICU and general.

Registered Dietitian, WIC, Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, MO

Oct 2014-current
  • Conducted initial screening of patients for admission to WIC programs.
  • Evaluated nutritional needs, dietary intake and health status of WIC participants.
  • Collected blood samples and performed anthropometric measurements.
  • Developed customized nutrition care plan, diet plan and nutrition objectives for each patient.
  • Offered WIC food coupons, WIC-approved food packages, and other WIC benefits to clients.

Running Coach/Group Trainer, Buffalo, NY

August 2013-June 2014
  • Developed and implemented circuit training workouts for groups of 2-6.
  • Developed half-marathon training schedules for beginning and moderate level runners.


International Dietetic Intern, Anatomie Physiotherapy, London, EnglandMay-July 2013
  • Developed and implemented a nutrition and wellness program for patients with weight related problems, muscular injuries, degenerative changes, arthritis, and osteoarthritis.

Summer Intern, EatWise Rx, Buffalo, NY

May-Aug 2012
  • Created weekly meal plans/recipes and provided weekly diabetes friendly shopping lists that corresponded with meal plans for a pre-diabetic and diabetic population.
Sports Nutrition Intern, University of Missouri, Columbia, MOOct 2010-Aug 2011
  • Ensured that college athletes maintained a proper diet and body weight, created monthly recipes/smoothies, researched sports nutrition, wrote for Mizzou Nutrition Blog, administered DEXA scans, developed a stop light system for cafeteria, and attended monthly meetings with head coaches and strength training staff.

Certification and Skills

 Registered Dietitian
 Licensed Dietitian
 Nutritional Counseling
 Certification of Training in Weight Management Counseling for Adolescents
 CPR/First Aid Certified
 MS/Excel Efficient
 Meditech Efficient
 Athena Efficient


Registered Dietitian, Camp Aurora, Fort Worth, TXJune 2015
  • Planned and executed educational, interactive activities to teach children ages 5-18 about carbohydrate counting at a Youth Diabetes Camp.
  • Provided snacks for all campers with different nutritional needs.
  • Assisted campers/nurses/staff with carbohydrate counting at all meal times.
Food Fest Executive Committee, Student Dietetic Association, Buffalo, NYMarch 2014
  • Created and executed the first annual, award winning food festival promoting nutrition, health, wellness, and physical activity through many events.
  • Won Best Educational Event for 2013-2014.


MS/BS in DieteticsMay 2014
D'Youville College, Buffalo, New York

Thesis for MS: Prevalence of Eating Disorders in Female Collegiate Athletes

  • Student Dietetic Association Membership Chair.
  • Dean's List.
Mizzou Grad, 2010BS in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology
Minors in Human Development and Psychology
University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri
December 2010

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