The Nutrition and Dietetic Educator Practice Group (NDEP) recently named Lauri Wright, PhD, RD, LD Outstanding Dietetic Educator for Area 3. The award is presented at the Area 3 Meeting on April 19-20 in Birmingham, Alabama.
The NDEP is a specialty group within the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Membership is divided into six areas and every year an Outstanding Dietetic Educator is chosen from each area.
Dr. Wright is an assistant professor of nutrition at the University of South Florida College of Public Health.