Medicine Nutrition Support Team

Medicine Nutrition Support Team

In keeping with the Digestive Health Center of Excellence's ongoing commitment to providing comprehensive care, we offer GI and Nutrition Support services. Dietitians work together with physicians to develop nutrition therapy plans and provide nutrition counseling and education for patients with digestive disorders. The team specializes in the development and delivery of individualized nutrition therapy in both inpatient and outpatient settings.

Now Registering for the March 21-22 Weekend Warrior "Mini-Traineeship" and spring 2015 week-long Nutrition Support Traineeship sessions.  Click on the links below for more details.

Nutrition Support Education


Nutrition Support Webinars

Nutrition Support Traineeship

Weekend Warrior Nutrition Support Program

Nutrition Support  Manual (self-study)

Nutrition Articles in Practical Gastroenterology

e-Journal Club

Resources for the Nutrition Support Clinician

Nutrition Support Team BLOG

BLOG Archives (Indexed by Topic)

Outpatient Clinic

Inpatient Services

Patient Resources


Patient Education Handouts

Celiac Disease Resources

Nutrition Support Team Members

Contact Us


Outpatient Nutrition Clinic

In our outpatient Nutrition Clinic, dietitians work with physicians to provide nutrition therapy and education for patients with conditions including the following:

Inpatient Services

A physician plus nutrition support specialists provide recommendations for enteral tube feedings and parenteral nutrition for patients with malnutrition, malabsorption, metabolic disorders and critical illness. Patients are evaluated for the source of their malnutrition and assessed for specific nutrient deficiencies. The multidisciplinary team also provides state-of-the-art care to all enteral access for difficult-to-nourish patients who previously required parenteral nutrition.

Team photo 2013

Team photo (L-R):  Stacey McCray, Laura Knotts, Joe Krenitsky, Katie Reese, Carol Parrish, Bethany Blalock