Kelly Pritchett, PhD, RDN, CSSD

Kelly PritchettEllensburg, Wash.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Carbohydrates
  • Eating Disorders/Nutrition Psychotherapy
  • Epidemiology (Research Review and Analysis)
  • Sports Nutrition and Fitness
  • Vitamin D

Pritchett is an assistant professor of sports nutrition at Central Washington University. As a board-certified specialist in sports dietetics, she has consulted with elite and collegiate athletes as well as active individuals. Pritchett is the fact sheet editor and a member of the leadership committee of the Academy's Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition dietetic practice group. She is an active member of the American College of Sports Medicine and has authored research articles for scientific journals and presented at regional and national conferences. Her research interests include post-exercise nutrition for recovery and vitamin D status of athletes with a spinal cord injury. Pritchett is a graduate of the University of Alabama, where she also earned a doctorate.