Kathleen Dixon

Health South Rm. 460
ASU Downtown Campus
Phoenix
Clinical Professor, MY
Faculty
DTPHX Campus
Mailcode
9020

Biography

Kathy Dixon is a clinical professor. She teaches class in food science and nutriton. Her research interests include food service in healthcare and institutional settings, and pediatric diet therapy. She was awarded Outstanding Dietitian of the Year in 2014 by the Arizona Dietetic Association

Education

  • M.Ed. Northern Arizona University 1994
  • Dietetic Internship, Milwaukee Public Schools 1985
  • B.S. University of Arizona 1984

Research Activity

Courses

Fall 2020
Course Number Course Title
NTR 142 Applied Food Principles
NTR 241 Human Nutrition
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
CHS 394 Special Topics
NTR 455 Retail Food Service Operations
NTR 529 Pediatric Nutrition
Summer 2020
Course Number Course Title
NTR 142 Applied Food Principles
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
NTR 142 Applied Food Principles
NTR 241 Human Nutrition
CHS 294 Special Topics
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
CHS 493 Honors Thesis
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
NTR 142 Applied Food Principles
NTR 300 Computer Appls in Nutrition
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
CHS 394 Special Topics
NTR 455 Retail Food Service Operations
CHS 492 Honors Directed Study
NTR 598 Special Topics
Summer 2019
Course Number Course Title
NTR 142 Applied Food Principles
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
NTR 142 Applied Food Principles
NTR 345 Development of Healthy Cuisine
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
NTR 492 Honors Directed Study
NTR 493 Honors Thesis
NTR 498 Pro-Seminar
NTR 592 Research
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
NTR 142 Applied Food Principles
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
NTR 455 Retail Food Service Operations
NTR 529 Pediatric Nutrition
Summer 2018
Course Number Course Title
NTR 348 Cultural Aspects of Food
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
Spring 2018
Course Number Course Title
NTR 142 Applied Food Principles
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
Fall 2017
Course Number Course Title
NTR 142 Applied Food Principles
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
NTR 455 Retail Food Service Operations
NTR 590 Reading and Conference
Summer 2017
Course Number Course Title
NTR 320 History of Human Nutrition
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
NTR 494 Special Topics
Spring 2017
Course Number Course Title
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
NTR 494 Special Topics
NTR 529 Pediatric Nutrition
Fall 2016
Course Number Course Title
CHS 101 The ASU Experience
NTR 348 Cultural Aspects of Food
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
Summer 2016
Course Number Course Title
NTR 320 History of Human Nutrition
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
NTR 598 Special Topics
Spring 2016
Course Number Course Title
NTR 320 History of Human Nutrition
NTR 350 Nutrition Counseling
NTR 598 Special Topics

Presentations

  • Dixon, Kathleen. The Professional Portfolio: Making Lemonade. AZDA (Jul 2006).
  • Dixon, Kathleen. Innovative Education in Dietetics. Area Conference, ADA DEP (Apr 2006).
  • Dixon, Kathleen. The Professional Portfolio. AZPAC (Dec 2005).
  • Dixon, Kathleen. Designer Foods. Osher Lifelong Learning at Trilogy (Apr 2005).
  • Dixon, Kathleen. Planting Seeds of Change. Nutrition Alliance Annual Conference (Oct 2003).
  • Dixon, Kathleen. Motivational Interviewing: Helping Our Clients Recognize Their Small Victories. Arizona Dietetic Association (Jul 2003).

Honors/Awards

Arizona Outstanding Dietitian of the Year, 2014

Outstanding Support of Student Leadership for Student Nutrition Council, 2005

Professional Associations

Member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Service

  • Committee for Campus Inclusion 2017-present

    CAPC, 2017-present

    Dietetic Educators of Practitioners (DEP), a practice group of the American Dietetic Association (ADA), Secretary (2005 - 2007)

  • Arizona Dietetic Association (AzDA), Newsletter Editor (2001 - 2002)