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Felicisima Garcia Alcantara, Philippine Dietitian, nutrition consultant. License dietitian, Florida; registered American Dietetic Association. Member American Dietetic Association, Florida Dietetic Association.


Alcantara, Felicisima Garcia was born on October 26, 1938 in Manila. Came to the United States, 1971. Daughter of Pascual Cruz and Matilde Castro Garcia.


Bachelor of Science with honors in Food and Nutrition, Centro Escolar University, Manila, 1960. Master of Science in Food and Nutrition, University Illinois, 1965.


Dietetic intern Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, 1960-1961. Staff dietitian St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Dayton, 1962-1963. Research assistant University Illinois, Urbana, 1963-1965.

Associate professor St. Paul College, Manila, 1965-1968. Community nutritionist Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, 1973-1976. Consultant nutritionist various midwestern extended care facilities, 1977-1983.

Director dietary services Gainesville (Florida) Nursing Center, 1983-1984. Clinical dietitian Tacachale Community Excellence, Gainesville, 1985—2005. Dietitian Fresenius, since 2005.

Renal dietitian consultant Fresenius Medical Care, Gainesville, since 1997.


Member American Dietetic Association, Florida Dietetic Association.


Married Filemon Ocampo Alcantara, May 22, 1966. Children: Philip, Manny.