Desiree de Waal
University of Vermont Medical Center, USA
Desiree joined the Nephrology Team at the University of Vermont Medical Center in 2002. She is a member of the dialysis team and started the Medical Nutrition Therapy Clinic in 2003. She has coordinated multiple investigational trials and recently completed her own research on Medical Nutrition Therapy improving CKD outcomes. Desiree was awarded the Dietitian of the Year Award in Vermont (2013) and Fellow of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (2014). She participates in Evidence Analysis Projects and a member of the Evidenced- Based Practice Committee. She is the Editor of the Peer Reviewed Newsletter “Renal Nutrition Forum”.