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Natasha Kirkbride

Dietetic Intern- Northern Illinois University

Related Experience

Jan 2015May 2016

President

Ashland University Student Dietetics Association (AUSDA)
  • Lead monthly meetings and discussion through the creation and email distribution of meeting agendas.
  • Communicated information and opportunities within and outside of Ashland University with executive board.
  • Facilitated communication between committee chairs and SDA.
  • Served SDA members’ needs and requests within capacity.
Aug 2015Dec 2015

Undergraduate Research

Ashland University
  • Developed survey assessing snacking intake and health related behaviors and conjoined with validated stress tool to achieve study’s objective.
  • Collected data from 234 participants of Ashland University’s student population.
  • Entered and analyzed data in data editor SPSS.
  • Presented primary findings with visual aide to students and professors.
Jun 2014Jul 2014

Nutrition Entrepreneur Assistant

Results. Professional Food Coaching, LLC
  • Developed weekly templates for large-scale corporate weight management program.
  • Interpreted scientific research for basic consumer application.
  • Authored marketing content for use on various social media platforms.
  • Assessed athletes' diets; provided sports nutrition recommendations for improvement.
Jan 2014Jan 2015

Service Committee chair

Ashland University Student Dietetics Association (AUSDA)
  • Brainstormed community service ideas with other SDA members.
  • Organized days and times to volunteer at Ashland County Kroc center.
  • Volunteered at community grocery store, providing healthy recipes.
  • Present service events and committee information at monthly Student Dietetics Association meetings.
Feb 2014May 2014

Student Researcher

Ashland University Health Sciences Interdisciplinary Study
  • Analyze diet records and provide necessary information for participants in conjunction with professor.
  • Conduct nutrition counseling sessions with participants.
  • Partner with departments of Exercise Science and Athletic Training in advising study subjects.
Jan 2014Apr 2014

Health Sciences Interdisciplinary Study Student Researcher                                                               

Ashland University
  • Analyzed diet records and provided necessary information for participants in conjunction with professor.
  • Conducted nutrition counseling sessions with participants.
  • Partnered with departments of Exercise Science and Athletic Training in advising study subjects.
Jun 2013Jun 2013

Dietary Intern

Diabetes Youth Services Camp
  • Portioned snacks for campers.
  • Ensured carb count for campers matched needs.
  • Prepped dining area.
  • Developed specialized meals for campers with eating conditions.

Education

Aug 2012Present

B.S.

Ashland University

Dietetics Major

Religion Minor

Skills

DEPARTMENTS
Counseling
Diet
Scientific research
Entrepreneur
Dietetics

Ashland University Dietetics Portfolio

A compilation of my work and writings for the Ashland University Dietetics Nutrition Newsletter, Blog, community work and educational handouts for National Nutrition Month. Nutrition Newsletters are placed throughout campus and accessible through the College of Nursing and Health Sciences website.

Results. Professional Food Coaching Portfolio

A compilation of my work and writings from Results. Professional Food Coaching. This work includes the draft of a pilot weight loss program designed to be implemented in various fitness centers in the Bay Area. The program was launched in two accounts for a monthly small group facilitated by a professional nutrition and wellness coach. Additionally, I contributed to the nutrition blog site of Pure Austin fitness center.

Awards

Mar 2015May 2016

Alpha Gamma Omega Nu Honorary

Ashland University Health Sciences Department
Oct 2015

Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges

Ashland University Student Life

A prestigious and highly respected honor is given to deserving students who have demonstrated an outstanding record of academic achievement, leadership, and collegiate involvement and service within the university or community.

Dean's List

Ashland University

Achieved greater than a 3.5 GPA.

Apr 2015

Resident Assistant of the Year

Ashland University Residence Life
Apr 2014

New Resident Assistant of the Year

Ashland University Residence Life

Ashland University Residence Life