Outstanding Dietetic Educator Award Winners

2020 NDEP Outstanding Dietetic Educator Award Winners

West Central Region

  • Coordinated Program: Leah Hoffman PhD, RD/LD, CNSC, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics and Dietetic Internship Program: Hannah Thorton, MS, RD, LD, Texas State University, TX

West Coast Region

  • Dietetic Internship Program: Nadine Braunstein, PhD, RDN, FAND, CSU Sacramento, Sacramento, CA
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics: Mateja Savoie Roskos, PhD, MPH, RD, Utah State University, Logan, UT

North Central Region

  • Dietetic Internship Program: Stephanie Harris, PhD, RDN, LD, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics: Melissa Hansen-Petrik, PhD, RDN, LDN, University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Knoxville, TN

South Central Region

  • Didactic Program in Dietetics: Brittannie Chester, MS, RD, LD, CDE, Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL
  • Dietetic Internship Program: Karen Smith, MS, MBA, RD, LD, FADA, FAND, Morrison Healthcare, Sandy Springs, GA

North East Region

  • Dietetic Internship Program:  Kelly Kane, MS, RD, LDN, CNSC, Tufts Medical Center Frances Stern Nutrition Center, Boston, MA
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics: Elizabeth Ruder, PhD, MPH, RDN, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

South East Region

  • Didactic Program in Dietetics: Mary Dean Coleman-Kelly, PhD, MS, RDN, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
  • Coordinated Program: Katherine Manuel, PhD, RD, LD, Howard University, Washington, DC

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