Alumni Spotlight - October 2013

Stephanie H. Yow

Stephanie H. Yow, is a Pediatric Clinical Dietitian at Blair E. Batson Hospital for Children, which is a part of The University of Mississippi Medical Center. Her work includes completing nutrition assessments for pediatric patients with various medical conditions, providing nutrition education to patients and their parents, developing home feeding regimens for patients that require alternate means of nutrition, assessing growth and development of children with special health care needs, and promoting a healthy lifestyle.

Stephanie also works with The Children’s Center for Communication and Development at Southern Miss. She helps families that have children with special health care needs to improve their nutritional status for optimal growth and development. Stephanie is currently studying to become a Board Certified Specialist in Pediatric Nutrition. Stephanie is a Registered Dietitian and received her Master of Science in Food and Nutrition Systems in 2010.