Dawn is a registered and licensed dietitian who holds degrees in both exercise science and nutritional science from the University of Connecticut, where she was a school record holding member of the Division I swim team and recipient of the Senior Scholar Athlete Award. She completed her dietetic internship through Georgia State University, where she obtained experience working in the areas of clinical, community, renal, geriatrics, research, food service, home health care and sports nutrition. She has been working as the registered dietitian at Progressive Medical Center since March of 2000.
As a competitive swimmer at the national and collegiate level, she understands the importance of a healthy lifestyle. Dawn works alongside our physicians to determine individualized nutrition programs based on current lab work and consultations with each patient. Dawn is a member of the American Dietetic Association, the Georgia Dietetic Association, the Greater Atlanta Dietetic Association, as well as several dietetic practice groups including SCAN (Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutritionists), NCC.