Kathleen Dixon

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

Biography

Kathy Dixon is a clinical professor and the nutrition program coordinator. 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

Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 142Applied Food Principles
NTR 345Development of Healthy Cuisine
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
NTR 492Honors Directed Study
NTR 493Honors Thesis
NTR 498Pro-Seminar
NTR 592Research
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 142Applied Food Principles
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
NTR 455Retail Food Service Operations
NTR 529Pediatric Nutrition
Summer 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 348Cultural Aspects of Food
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 142Applied Food Principles
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 142Applied Food Principles
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
NTR 455Retail Food Service Operations
NTR 590Reading and Conference
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 320History of Human Nutrition
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
NTR 494Special Topics
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
NTR 494Special Topics
NTR 529Pediatric Nutrition
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
CHS 101The ASU Experience
NTR 348Cultural Aspects of Food
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 320History of Human Nutrition
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
NTR 598Special Topics
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 320History of Human Nutrition
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
NTR 598Special Topics
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 320History of Human Nutrition
NTR 348Cultural Aspects of Food
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 320History of Human Nutrition
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
NTR 529Pediatric Nutrition
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 348Cultural Aspects of Food
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
NTR 598Special Topics
Summer 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
NTR 320History of Human Nutrition
NTR 348Cultural Aspects of Food
NTR 350Nutrition Counseling
NTR 598Special 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)