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Monica A. Dickenson Digital Portfolio. Radford University Dietetic Internship 2003-2004 Education: B.S. Nutrition Radford University Hometown: Big Stone Gap, VA. Mission Statement.

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monica a dickenson digital portfolio
Monica A. DickensonDigital Portfolio
  • Radford University Dietetic Internship 2003-2004
  • Education: B.S. Nutrition Radford University
  • Hometown: Big Stone Gap, VA
mission statement
Mission Statement

I am focused on providing professional guidance and care for those who seek my expertise in foods and nutrition.

I will continue to be dedicated to life-long learning and the advancement of dietetics as a profession.

internship experiences



Rural Clinical

General Clinical




Internship Experiences
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Internship Webpage

Public Service Announcements

Food Safety Video Production

Budget Nutrition Book

RU Clinics

Nutrition Counseling

Weight Loss Clinic

Health Fairs

Internship Experiences
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Internship Experiences
  • Activities
    • VDA Poster Presentation
    • Virginia Legislative Breakfast for Licensure
  • Nutrition Presentations
    • Henry Co Schools
    • Roanoke Catholic High School
foodservice management rotation august 25 september 24 2003
Foodservice Management RotationAugust 25-September 24, 2003
  • TAP Head Start & Central Kitchen
    • Roanoke, VA
  • Preceptor - Carol King, RD
    • Foodservice Manager & Dietitian
management experiences
Food Safety Employee In-service

Development of Promotional Brochures

Development of Job Descriptions and Human Resource Tools

Instruction of Spill Kit Procedures

Development of Food Evaluation Tools

Customer Satisfaction & Quality Improvement Surveys

Management Experiences
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Menu Writing: “Meals on Wheels” Shelf Stable Menu & Regular Menu

Menu Editing for disease/allergies/ religion: “Head Start” School Menu

Food Transportation & Catering Activities

Staff Relief

Supervision Responsibilities

Management Experiences
community rotation september 28 december 4 2003
Community RotationSeptember 28-December 4, 2003
  • Total Action Against Poverty
    • Head Start & Meals on Wheels
    • Roanoke, VA
  • Preceptor - Carol King, RD
    • Foodservice Manager & Dietitian
community experiences meals on wheels
Food Safety Education

Blood Pressure Monitoring

General Nutrition Education


Community ExperiencesMeals on Wheels
community experiences head start kids parents teachers
Community ExperiencesHead Start: Kids, Parents, & Teachers
  • Budget Nutrition Project:

Book, Disk, & Presentations

  • New Food Experiences
  • Screening & Assessment
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TAP Employee Health Fair

Parent Counseling

Counseling & Guidance for Food Allergies

Development of Nutrition Education Materials

Group Education Lesson Plan Development

Co-Editor of Southwest VA Dietetic Assoc. Newsletter

Community ExperiencesHead Start: Kids, Parents, & Teachers
clinical rotations january 12 may 12 2004
Clinical RotationsJanuary 12– May 12, 2004

Rotation Sites

  • Montgomery Regional Hospital

Blacksburg, VA

  • Princeton Community Hospital

Princeton, WV

  • Montgomery Regional Hospital
    • Brent Sapp, RD
  • Princeton Community Hospital
    • Clarence Tawney, RD, LD
rotation experiences
Rotation Experiences
  • Inpatient & Outpatient Care
  • Food & Drug Interactions In-service
    • Montgomery Regional Hospital
    • Diet Clerk In-service
    • Development of new patient education materials
  • Sodium Exchange List In-service
    • Princeton Community Hospital
    • Clinical Dietitians & Foodservice Staff
    • New guidelines for sodium restricted diets
clinical upskills
Clinical Upskills
  • Blood Glucose Monitoring
  • Blood Pressure Monitoring
  • Blood Cholesterol
  • Bioelectric Impedance
  • Nasogastric Feeding Tube Placement
technical upskills
Technical Upskills
  • Microsoft Office
  • Webpage Development
  • Nutritionist V/Pro
  • Meditech
  • Video Production
  • Digital Portfolio
radford university clinics health screenings nutrition counseling
Radford University Clinics Health Screenings & Nutrition Counseling
  • Mobile Clinic
    • Serving Rural SW VA
    • Waldron College of Health & Human Services
  • Health Fairs
    • Craig County
    • Carroll County
    • RU Employee Health
    • Highlander Festival
weight loss clinic radford university employee weight loss program
Weight Loss ClinicRadford University Employee Weight Loss Program
  • Friday Meetings
    • Group Presentations & Support
    • One-on-One Counseling
  • Body Composition Analysis
    • Height, Weight, BMI
    • Basal Metabolic Rate
    • Blood glucose, cholesterol, & pressure
public service announcements internship project
Public Service AnnouncementsInternship Project
  • “Nutrition Counts” Volume 3
    • “Tips for Healthy Living”
  • Collaboration with WVRU
    • Radford University’s Radio Station
  • Played on Regional Radio Stations for National Nutrition Month
other projects
Other Projects
  • Food Safety Video
    • “Leftover Nightmare”
    • Will be utilized in Introduction to Nutrition courses at Radford University
    • Responsible for narration & editing
  • Dietetic Internship Newsletter Webpage
    • Webpage Editor
professional activities
Professional Activities
  • Virginia Dietetic Association Meeting -Poster Presentation
  • Virginia Dietetic Association Annual Legislative Day – Richmond, VA
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Bariatric Surgery & Nutrition Implications Teleconference

Dietitians & the Glucose Connection: Virginia Tech

Professional Portfolio Workshop: Lewis Gale Hospital

USDA FNS Child & Adult Care Food Program Workshop: Roanoke, VA

Rethinking Fad Diets - SW VA Dietetic Association: Roanoke, VA

Professional Activities
interest blocks
Interest Blocks
  • Sports Nutrition
    • Virginia Tech Athletic Department
    • Amy Freel MS, RD
  • Counseling
    • The Nutrition Resource: Roanoke, VA
    • Beth Anderson RD, CDE
  • Corporate
    • Kroger Mid-Atlantic
    • Heather Cox RD, LD/N
thank you
Thank You!

Contact Information:

Monica Dickenson