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I completed my dietetic internship through Sodexo's distance program. For more information about Sodexo Internships, please visit www.dieteticintern.com. Below you will find examples of highlights from a few of my rotations. 

Sports Nutrition Concentration

  • Attended Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) conference in Portland, OR
  • Performed VO2 Max, sub-max and sweat-rate testing
  • Worked with a wide range of athletes on race-day plans, weight loss plans and nutrition for injury
  • Worked with athletes with diabetes, GI issues and eating disorders
  • Gave a presentation on Sports Nutrition for the Masters Athlete (download here)
  • Gave a presentation on Sports Nutrition to a local high school mountain biking team (download here)

Community

  • Worked extensively with diabetic clients
  • Gave a presentation to seniors on Diabetes Prevention (download here)
  • Created educational materials (click here for one example) and helped facilitate the low-FODMAP diet for a client with IBS. 

Clinical

  • Completed 560 clinical hours at St. Anthony North Hospital (Centura) in Westminster, CO.
  • Was integral to the hospital’s efforts to achieve Platinum status for the Colorado Healthy Hospitals Compact (CHHC). For more information about CHHC, click here.
  • Orchestrated a marketing plan and initiatives to support the hospital’s efforts to be sugar-sweetened beverage free
  • Completed 64 hours of staff relief, which included TPN ordering and management, Enteral nutrition orders and a wide range of patient education.
  • Delivered a Professional Research Presentation on the low-FODMAP diet (download here)