Alumni Spotlight - September 2012

Ms. Kimberly Krapcha

Ms. Kimberly Krapcha, RD, is a board certified specialist in pediatrics.  She obtained a bachelors of science in athletic training in 2004, and a masters of science in human nutrition in 2009...both from Southern Miss.  She serves as the senior clinical dietitian for Oschner Medical Center in New Orleans, LA, where she functions as the neonatal dietitian for the intensive care unit. 

Ms. Krapcha serves as the inaugural and current president of the Southern Miss Nutritional Alumni Group.  She also serves as a contract dietitian for Early Steps Center in Louisiana.  She has previous experience as one of twelve participants of the Baylor College of Medicine's Neonatal Nutrition Practicum and as a member of the recruitment committee for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society.  Ms. Krapcha is an avid athletic and often competes in local and regional competitions.