Areas of Expertise:
- Behavior and Lifestyle Modification
- Medical Nutrition Therapy
- Mindful/Intuitive Eating in Children
- Recipe Development and Makeovers
- Spanish Speaker
A native Spanish speaker, Escobar develops healthful recipes with authentic Latino flavors. Escobar maintains a private practice; teaches at Nova Southeastern University-Dr. Kiran C. Patel College of Osteopathic Medicine; and is a dietetic internship director at Larkin Community Hospital. Escobar is a member of the Academy's Food and Culinary Professionals, Cardiovascular Health and Well-being and Sports and Human Performance Nutrition dietetic practice groups. She is a former president of the South Florida Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and received its Greater South Florida Dietitian award. Escobar is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin – Stout and earned a master's degree from Florida International University and a doctorate from the University of North Florida.