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Katie Hearne

  • MPH, RDN, LD
  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
  • UT Health
  • 1Followers

Research interests

global nutrition and public healthMaternal and child nutrition and health


I currently work as an outpatient dietitian, mainly with pregnant women diagnosed with gestational diabetes. My patient population is low-income, usually Spanish speaking, and almost always obese prior to pregnancy. I'm interested in how best to estimate nutrient needs and develop effective dietary and lifestyle interventions for my patient population. I'm preparing to apply to doctoral programs next fall to study public health nutrition.

Followers (1)

  • Guobao Song

    Guobao SongSchool of Environmental Science & Technology, Dalian University of Technology

Professional experience

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist

UT Health

May 2014 - Present



Health Science Center - Houston - University of Texas Health Science Center Houston

August 2009 - August 2011(2 years)

BS Nutritional Sciences

Texas A&M University

August 2005 - May 2009(4 years)