Natalie Taft, RD, CCMS
Certified on September 26, 2017.
Natalie Taft is a registered and licensed dietitian/nutritionist who earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences with a Concentration in Nutrition from NC State University in Raleigh, NC. She completed her Dietetic Internship and earned her Master of Science in Nutrition from Meredith College, Raleigh, NC.
Natalie currently serves as the Registered Dietitian at the Pediatric Healthy Weight Research & Treatment Center at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University. Here she positively impacts the lives of youth and their families by providing medical nutrition therapy (MNT); collaborating with health care providers and community agencies; and supporting research related to childhood obesity prevention and treatment. Natalie has served as a Program Manager at the Alice Aycock Poe Center for Health Education, a Registered Dietitian with Personalized Nutrition, Inc and as an instructor with the Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less Program through NC State University, Cooperative Extension and the NC Division of Public Health.
Natalie has earned certificates of training in both Adult and Childhood & Adolescent Weight Management through the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Commission on Dietetics Registration. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, an active member of the North Carolina Dietetic Association, serving on its Annual Meeting Planning Committee and as the Marketing Chair Apprentice, and served 3-year term as President of the Raleigh District Dietetic Association. Natalie received the 2011 Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year Award from the North Carolina Dietetic Association.