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Karen A. Miller

Karen A. Miller, American dietitian. Registered, licensed dietitian.

Background

  • Miller, Karen A. was born on March 13, 1946 in Bakersfield, California, United States. Daughter of Granville L. and Juanita E. (Bonney) Hoeflicker.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Home Economics, Kansas State University, 1969.

    Career

    • Assistant director Dairy Council Greater Kansas City, Missouri, 1969-1972. Nutrition educator Kansas City Public Schools, 1972-1973. Consultant TransTech, Inc., Kansas City, 1973-1975, senior consultant, 1975-1977.

      Consultant dietitian, 1977-1980. Administrative dietitian-purchasing Baptist Medical Center, 1979-1980. Administrative dietitian quality assurance Shawnee Mission Medical Center, Merriam, Kansas, 1980-1983, assistant director nutrition services, 1983-1985.

      Life Steps coordinator Dairy Council Greater Kansas City, 1987-1989, nutrition director Overland Park, Kansas, since 1989. Member advisory board dietetics program Kansas State University, Manhattan, since 1989, internship program University Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, since 1990, Central Missouri State University Dietetics Program, Warrensburg, Missouri, since 1992.

    Major achievements

    • Registered, licensed dietitian.

    Works

    • Author: The Great Bone Robbery, 1990, Calcium Counts, Fat and Cholesterol, Osteoporosis, Hypertension, 1989-1992, Fat Fables, 1992. Editor, author The Nutrition Rx, since 1989.

    Membership

    Teacher Seventh Day Adventist Church, Overland Park, Metropolitan Lutheran Ministries, Kansas City. Member American Dietetic Association (outstanding service award 1989, 90), Dietitians in Communications and Business, Nutrition Education for the Public, Dietitians in Education of Medical Students, Kansas Dietetic Association (president, public affairs chairperson, meritorious service award 1991), Kansas Public Health Association, Kansas Nutrition Council (president 1970-1971).

    Personality

    Interests

    Hiking, travel, reading, needlecrafts.

    Connections

    • Married P. Roger Miller, April 3, 1977.
    • father: Granville L. Hoeflicker
    • mother: Juanita E. (Bonney) Hoeflicker
    • spouse: P. Roger Miller
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    Born March 13, 1946
    (age 71)
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