Ohio University

Kim Orben

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Assistant Clinical Professor
Dublin Integrated Education Center, Rm 266
Dublin Campus

Education

  • BS, Human and Consumer Sciences, Ohio University 2001
    • Nutrition with Science and Food Service Management Double Major
    • Business Minor
  • MS, Nutrition and Dietetics, Northern Illinois University, 2003
  • MA, Education, University of Findlay, 2014

Clinical Experience

  • Clinical Dietitian/Clinical Instructor, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center/The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
  • Hematology and Transplant Clinic Dietitian (2012-2015)
  • Inpatient Clinical Dietitian (2003-2012)
    • Specialized in the nutrition care of Bone Marrow Transplant, Hematology and Oncology patients.
    • Provided nutrition care and education to all adult patient populations at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and The James Cancer Hospital. 

Awards and Honors

  • 2004 Interdisciplinary Patient Education Award, The Ohio State University Medical Center
  • 2005 OSPEN Scholarship Award
  • 2006 Excellence in Patient Education Award, The Ohio State University Medical Center

University/Professional Services

  • AHSW Program and Curriculum Committee
  • CHSP TLA Committee
  • CHSP Global Health and Curriculum Committee
  • American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN)
    • ASPEN 2018 Conference Program Committee
    • Public Policy Committee member; 2011- Present
    • Education and Professional Development Committee member; 2014-2016
  • Ohio Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (OSPEN)
    • Past President 2017
    • President 2016
    • President Elect 2015
    • Program Planning Committee member; 2004-2009, 2014
    • OSPEN Secretary; 2010-2011
    • OSPEN Scholarship Committee member; 2012-2013
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND)
    • Preceptor Recruitment Task Force member; 2015- Present