Kristi King, MPH, RDN, LD, CNSC

Kristi King

Houston, Texas

Areas of Expertise:

  • Adolescent Nutrition
  • Children's Nutrition
  • Gastrointestinal Nutrition
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Wellness

King is a senior pediatric dietitian at Texas Children's Hospital in Houston and a clinical instructor at Baylor College of Medicine. She provides nutrition counseling to children and their families, and specializes in chronic malabsorptive and intestinal conditions. King was an essential member of the team that developed Baylor College of Medicine's two-week nutrition and physical activity-based summer weight loss camp for obese children. She serves as a co-investigator for nutrition research projects including quality improvement, obesity and nutrition support. King is a frequent speaker to health professionals and the public, in local and national settings. She serves as a nutrition expert and advisory board member for many community and health organizations. King is a graduate of Florida State University and earned a master's degree from the University of Texas.