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Laurita Burley

Laurita Burley, American dietitian. Registered dietitian. Member American Dietetic Association, Network of Blacks in Dietetics and Nutrition, Georgia Dietetic Association, Atlanta District Dietetic Association, Dietitians in Medical and Dental Education, Public Health Nutritionist Practice Group.

Background

Burley, Laurita was born on August 4, 1948 in Tuskegee, Alabama, United States. Daughter of G. A. and Inez (Varner) Mack.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Tuskegee University, 1969. Master of Science, Tuskegee University, 1971.

Career

Nutritionist Dade County Department Public Health, Miami, Florida, 1971-1973. Instructor Florida International University, 1973-1974. Clinical dietitian Gottlieb Memorial Hospital, Melrose Park, Illinois, 1976-1977, San Bernardino (California) Community Hospital, 1979-1980.

Instructor Clark College, Atlanta, 1981. Nutritionist-dietitian Grady Memorial Hospital, 1981-1985. Nutritionist Morehouse School Medicine, since 1985.

Membership

Member American Dietetic Association, Network of Blacks in Dietetics and Nutrition, Georgia Dietetic Association, Atlanta District Dietetic Association, Dietitians in Medical and Dental Education, Public Health Nutritionist Practice Group.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Crocheting, piano, reading.

Connections

Married William C. Burley, May 26, 1973. Children: William, Tanesha.