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Dr. Karen From

Dr. Karen From

Email

Office

307B Administration Building

Phone

660.528.0731
660.528.0731 (cell)

Joined Northwest in 2009


Assistant Professor

Director, Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD)


Education

  • Doctorate in Clinical Nutrition (DCN)
  • Masters of Science, Foods and Nutrition
  • Bachelors of Science
  • Coordinated program in Dietetics KSU
  • Registered and Licensed Dietitian
  • Fellow of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Courses Taught

  • 47-230 Food Science
  • 47-240 Intro to Dietetics
  • 47-232 Food Service Management
  • 47-332/333 Quantity Foods and lab
  • 47-338 Practicum in Dietetics
  • 47-431 Macronutrients
  • 47-432 Micronutrients
  • 47-436 Medical Nutrition Counseling

Academic Interests

  • The science of nutrition
  • Metabolism
  • Sports nutrition
  • Food science
  • Management and leadership
  • Community nutrition

Scholarly Activity

  • 2015 recipient of Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • Participating and attending a minimum of fifteen continuing education credits annually to maintain my Registered and Licensed Dietitian credential.
  • Maintaining our Didactic Program in Dietetics Accreditation and managing the program and students success as well.

Student Group Advisement

  • Kappa Omicron Nu Honor Society (KON), Advisor
  • Northwest Student Dietetics Association (NSDA), Advisor

Other Professional Experience

  • Registered and Licensed Dietitian
  • Fellow of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Other

Hobbies

  • Focusing on the positive
  • Staying physically active
  • Eating right
  • Practicing what I teach
  • Running
  • Weight training
  • Hiking
  • Gardening
  • Baking
  • Family, friends and living and loving life

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