I am a senior pediatric dietitian for Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, TX, as well, as a Clinical Instructor for Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition. I counsel patients and families with a variety of medical conditions, especially those with chronic malabsorptive and intestinal conditions. Active member of the development team for Baylor College of Medicine's 2-week nutrition and physical activity based summer weight loss camp for obese children. Serves as a co-investigator for multiple nutrition research projects ranging from quality improvement, obesity, and nutrition support, as well as, nutrition expert & advisory board member for many community & health organizations. I earned my bachelors degree from the Florida State University and obtained my master's degree in public health from the University of Texas School of Public Health.