Fresh Rx Nutrition Coordinator, Operation Food Search
As FreshRx Nutrition Coordinator, Brittney is responsible for program development and implementation within the FreshRx program as it relates to nutrition. In addition, Brittney provides medical nutrition therapy to both perinatal and malnourished populations and coordinates nutrition and culinary education and local food distribution within the FreshRx programs.
Prior to joining Operation Food Search, Brittney worked coordinated several federal nutrition grants including SNAPed, the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program and WIC within the St. Louis area. Brittney is a registered and licensed dietitian with a Bachelors of Science degree in Human Environmental Sciences with an emphasis in Medical Dietetics from University of Missouri-Columbia.
The health care sector is deepening its understanding of addressing the health needs of their patients and community through interventions outside of their hospital walls, and new strategies are emerging to address healthy food access and diet related health conditions. To compound the positive community impact, many of these programs are being designed to support […]