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Adrienne Moore Baxter

Adrienne Moore Baxter, American dietitian, educator. Registered dietitian Commission on Dietetic Registration; licensed dietitian Kansas; certified diabetes educator, American Association Diabetes Educators.

Background

Baxter, Adrienne Moore was born on August 7, 1952 in Oakland, California, United States. Daughter of Claude Laverne and Delores Leona (Ehly) Moore.

Education

Associate of Arts, Hutchinson (Kansas) Community College, 1972. Bachelor of Science in Dietetics and Institutional Management, Kansas State University, 1974. Master of Science in Adult, Occupational and Continuing Education, Kansas State University, 1995.

Postgraduate, University Kansas, Kansas City, 1989.

Career

Intern, Indiana U. Medical Center, Indianapolis, 1975;assistant director nutritional care services, Olathe (Kansas) Medical Center, 1975-1988;manager clinical nutrition care, diabetes educator, Olathe (Kansas) Medical Center, 1988-1989;coordinator nutrition information service, dietitian specialist, member courtesy faculty, U. Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, since 1989;nutritional therapist, researcher overweight, obesity, Kansas Weight Management Center U. Kansas, since 1999. Program planner Regional Association Diabetes Educators, Kansas City, 1985-1988.

Membership

Chair food festival American Heart Association Greater Kansas City, Mission, Kansas, 1986-1987. Member nutrition committee Harvesters Community Food Network, Kansas City, Missouri, 1987-1988. Member BODYWORKS health advisory council Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kansas City, since 1994, Five a Day for Better Health Coalition, Kansas and Missouri, since 1994.

Active health and human service networking Wyandotte County Health Partners, Kansas City, Kansas, since 1996, Reality 101 Health Care Workforce Chamber of Commerce/Schools, Wyandotte, County, since 1997. Volunteer Children's Miracle Network, since 1997. Member American Dietetic Association (Kansas delegate 1991-1994, active Adopt a Federal Legislator since 1997, volunteer annual meeting since 1991, nominating committee Area IV), American Diabetes Association, Kansas Dietetic Association (delegate, various committees, Outstanding Dietitian 1997), Kansas City Dietetic Association (Recognized Young Dietitian 1981, Distinguished Dietitian 1988, coordinator speakers bureau since 1976, various committees), American Public Health Association (health promotion section since 1998).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: community nutrition projects, fitness, herbal and dietarysupplements.

Connections

1 child, Allegra Moore Baxter.