Julie A. Cooper, MS, RD, LDN

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Julie A. Cooper, MS, RD, LDN, is a clinical dietitian with the Clinical Nutrition Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training


Dietetic Intern - James J. Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, NY 

Graduate Student Intern, Program for Inherited Metabolic Diseases - The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York NY

Graduate Student Intern, Food and Nutrition Services - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

Board Certification

Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist (LDN)
Registered Dietitian (RD)

Undergraduate Degree

BA in Communications and Spanish - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Degree

MS in Nutrition and Dietetics - New York University, New York, NY

Titles and Academic Titles

Clinical Dietitian

Departments and Services




Cooper JA. Celiac Screening in Eating Disorders [abstract]. Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) Dietetic Practice Group; 2017.



Cooper JA. Nutrition Across the Life Stages. In: Bernstein M, McMahon K, editors. Adolescent Nutrition. Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett Learning; 2017.

Posters and Presentations

Lectures by Invitation

Cooper JA. The ABC’s of FBT in EAON: Considerations in treatment of children 12 and under with restrictive eating disorders. Workshop presentation at: Academy for Eating Disorders: International Conference on Eating Disorders; 2016 May 5-7; San Francisco, CA.

Leadership and Memberships

Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group (PNPG)

- 2016-2017, Chair, Eating Disorders & Adolescent Specialty Group

- 2015-2016, Co-chair, Eating Disorders & Adolescent Specialty Group

- 2015-2017, Mentor Program

Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) Dietetic Practice Group

- 2017-present, Co-Editor, eating disorder content, SCAN Pulse Newsletter