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Work experience

Aug 2013Present

Nutrition Risk Screener

Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare

Responsible for using set standards to screen patients for nutrition risk. 

Aug 2013Present

Room Service Associate

Elmhurst Memorial Healthcare

Deliver nutritious meals in a timely manner to patients in the comfort of their rooms.

Cultivate a clean and positive workspace.

Education

Aug 2013May 2014

Dietetic Internship

Northern Illinois University
Aug 2010May 2013

Nutrition Dietetics

Northern Illinois University

Skills

Food Service
Planned a recipe and tested it on small population before scaling it to meet population demand. Collected data on costumer satisfaction Conducted inservice on gluten free diets using collected data and using research methods to collect information to present Conducted safety audits, sanitation audits noting methods employed to ensure the safety of the personnel and clients Delegated work to dietary staff during rush periods of service
Community
Used emerging research to develop diabetes prevention informative presentation. Evaluated emerging information on gluten intolerances vs gluten allergies Led Diabetes self management classes Presented to high school aged students about good nutrition pertaining to sports counseled individuals in high school on weight loss and weight gain
Print & Digital Media
  ·      Updated and edited diabetes awareness Powerpoint for Elmhurst Diabetes Center ·      Developed Maternal PKU handout and PKU meal plan for UIC Genetics Clinic ·      Disseminated evidence based nutrition information via social media  
Clinical Skills
  ·      Assessed patients for nutrition risk to achieve positive patient outcomes ·      Collaborated with interdisciplinary team to form best intervention for patients ·      Educated patients and family members on nutritional needs ·      Performed informative inservice for staff members on gluten free diet ·      Counseled diabetics on carbohydrate counting and glucometer usage ·      Promoted safe and healthy environment by answering call lights  

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