Lori Greene

Lori Greene

Work History

Work History
Sep 2009 - Present

Instructor

University of Alabama
  • Teach on campus and distance courses at the undergraduate level in food and nutrition
  • Advise students in the undergraduate food and nutrition major
  • Work with the didactic program director to review transcripts of prospective and current distance learners who wish to complete the didactic program in dietetics
  • Work with the didactic program director to assist undergraduate and graduate students who are applying to dietetic internships
  • Serve on department and college committees that involve distance education
Aug 2012 - Present

Director, Coordinated Program in Dietetics

University of Albama

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  • Direct the activities for the Coordinated Program in Dietetics
  • Teach courses at the undergraduate level in food and nutrition
  • Advise students in the undergraduate major
  • Serve on departmental and college committees as needed
Mar 2007 - Sep 2009

Assistant Director of Nutrition Education and Health Services

University of Alabama

·Provided medical nutrition therapy and nutrition counseling to adults, children, and college students

·Designed and implement campus nutrition and wellness programs

·Health Education Coordinator for the Nutrition and Eating Disorder Strategic Health Teams on campus

·Provides sports and performance nutrition education in group and individual formats to the athletic department

·Guest lecturer for courses regarding the topics of nutrition and eating disorders

·Advisor of Project Health student organization

·Preceptor for students in the coordinated program in dietetics

·Market nutrition services to student populations

·Website editor of the Student Health Center website

Jun 2004 - Mar 2007

Dietitian and Research Program Coordinator

University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Provided dietary education and counseling to clinic patients

·Program Coordinator of the EatRight Weight Maintenance program

  • Coordinated multiple clinical research projects focused on weight management, diabetes, hypertension, minority health, and body image

·Managed staff and conducted staff trainings for research projects

·Assisted in the management of budgets for research projects

  • Assisted in the recruitment of research participants through health fairs and media outlets
  • Conducted clinical research screening visits
  • Developed dietary interventions for weight management programs and research protocols
  • Developed menus for clinical nutrition feeding studies
  • Analyzed dietary records on a nutrition database program

·Preceptor for UAB dietetic interns and medical students

Education

Education
Aug 2002 - May 2005

Master's of Science

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Thesis: “Cognitive and physiological correlates of physical activity as assessed with accelerometry in adolescents.”

Aug 2002 - May 2003

Dietetic Internship

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Aug 1998 - May 2002

Bachelor's of Science

Western Kentucky University

Skills

Skills

Microsoft Office

Adobe Contribute

I used this software for web editing when I was the Website Editor of the Weight Management Dietetic Practice Group.

Interest

Weight Management, Obesity, Lifecycle Nutrition

Summary

Lori Greene, MS, RD, CSSD, LDis a faculty member at the University of Alabama'.  She is a Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics and is certified in adult weight management from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She completed her masters’ degree in 2005 and dietetic internship in 2003 at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

Custom

PUBLICATIONS:

Journal Articles:

Jefferson WK, Zunker C, Feucht JC, Fitzpatrick SL, Greene LF, Shewchuk RM, Baskin ML, Walton NW, Phillips B, Ard JD. Use of the Nominal Group Technique (NGT) to Understand the Perceptions of the Healthiness of Foods Associated with African Americans. Evaluation and Program Planning. (in press)

Thomas AS, Greene LF, Ard JA, Oster RA, Darnell BE, Gower BA. Physical Activity May Facilitate Diabetes Prevention in Adolescents. Diabetes Care. 2009:32(1):9-13.

Ard JD, Greene LF, Malpede C, Jefferson WK. Association between body image disparity and culturally specific factors that affect weight in black and white women. Ethnicity & Disease. 2007;17:S2-34-39.

Cox TL, Malpede CM, Desmond RA, Faulk LE, Myer RA, Henson CS, Heimburger DC, Ard JD. Physical activity patterns during weight maintenance following a low-energy density dietary program. Obesity. 2007;15(5):1226-1232.

Malpede CZ, Greene LF, Fitzpatrick SL, Jefferson WK, Shewchuk RM, Baskin ML, Ard JD. Racial influences associated with weight related beliefs in African American and Caucasian women. Ethnicity & Disease. 2007;17:1-5.

Greene LF, Malpede CZ, Heimburger D, Henson CS, Hubbert K, Ard JD. Weight maintenance 2 years after participation in a weight loss program promoting low-energy density foods. Obesity. 2006;14:1795-1801.

Lyles TE, Desmond R, Faulk LE, Henson CS, Hubbert K, Heimburger, Ard J. Higher fat and protein dietary variety are associated with higher BMI. Medscape General Medicine. 2006;8(3).

Selected Abstracts:

Greene LF, Zunker C, Jefferson WK, Cox TL, Ard JD. Women who regain weight see lack of exercise as key reason (2008). Journal of the American Dietetic Association; 108(9):A40.

Greene L, Thomas A, Ard J, Gower B. Physical activity may facilitate diabetes prevention in adolescents.Southeastern American College of Sports Medicine, Atlanta, GA, February 16, 2008.

Myer R, Desmond R, Cox T, Greene L, Heimburger D, Ard J. Higher Dietary Energy Density is Associated with Higher BMI and Metabolic Disease Risk. Obesity Society, Boston, MA, October 2006

Jefferson WK, Feucht JC, Cox TL, Greene L, Hubbert K, Malpede CZ, Baskin M, Ard J. A culturally appropriate pilot intervention for hypertensive African Americans based on the DASH diet. Obesity Society, Boston, MA, October 2006.

Ard, JD, Chaney S, Desmond RA, Cox TL, Faulk LE, & Baskin, ML. The relationship between fruit and vegetable cost and the neighborhood environment. Journal of the American Dietetic Association;106(8):A75.

Cox TL, Malpede CM, Desmond RA, Faulk LE, Myer RA, Henson CS, Heimburger DC, Ard JD. Physical activity patterns during weight maintenance following a low-energy density dietary intervention.

Faulk, L., Malpede, C., Jefferson, W., Fitzpatrick, S., & Ard, J. (September, 2005). Body Image Disparity: How Does It Affect Black and White Women’s Weight? Obesity Research, 13, A128. Jefferson, W., Fitzpatrick, S., Faulk, L., Malpede, C., & Ard, J. (September, 2005). African Americans Consider Their Diets to be Unhealthy. Obesity Research, 13, A70.

Malpede, CZ,Faulk, LE, Jefferson, WK, Fitzpatrick, SL, Shewchuk, RM,

& Ard, JD. (2005). Racial influences on weight: Comparing black

women and white women. Obesity Research, 13, A191.

Bosire C, Faulk LE, Heimburger D, Ard JD. Effect of calcium intake on weight maintenance in overweight adults after participation in a weight loss program. South African Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2005;49 (supp):307.

Faulk LE, Ard JD, Heimburger D, Henson CS, Hubbert K. Weight maintenance and diet composition after participation in a weight loss program promoting low-fat, high-complex-carbohydrate foods. Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA. April, 2005.

Lyles TE, Faulk LE, Desmond R, Henson CS, Hubbert K, Heimburger, Ard JD.Higher fat and protein dietary variety are associated with higher BMI.Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA. April, 2005.

Ard JD, Desmond R, Fitzpatrick S, Faulk LE, Franklin F, Allison DB, Baskin M. Effect of fruit and vegetable cost on availability in a multiethnic sample.Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA. April, 2005.

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS:

Faulk LE, Ard JD, Heimburger D, Henson CS, Hubbert K. Weight maintenance and diet composition after participation in a weight loss program promoting low-fat, high-complex-carbohydrate foods. Experimental Biology, San Diego, CA. April, 2005.

Certifications

Certifications

Licensed Dietitian

Alabama State Board of Examiners
Aug 2003 - Present

Registered Dietitian

CDR
Feb 2006 - Present

Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management

CDR
Feb 2009 - Apr 2014

Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics

CDR