Megan Dougherty MA, RD, CSP, LDN, CNSC

Megan Dougherty MA, RD, CSP, LDN, CNSC

Megan Dougherty MA, RD, CSP, LDN, CNSC, is an Inpatient Clinical Nutrition Manager in the Department of Clinical Nutrition at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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

Education and Training

Board Certification

Certified Nutrition Support Clinician (CNSC)
Certified Specialist in Pediatric Nutrition (CSP)
Registered Dietitian (RD)

Undergraduate Degree

BS in Nutritional Sciences - The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA

Graduate Degree

MA in Nutrition Education for the Registered Dietitian - Immaculata University, Immaculata, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Inpatient Clinical Nutrition Manager

Departments and Services

Publications

Books

Chapters

Wright E, Dougherty M, and Drabouski K. Lipid Disorders. In: Corkins M, ed. The A.S.P.E.N Pediatric Nutrition Support Core Curriculum. 2nd ed. Silver Spring, MD; 2015:221-230.

Posters and Presentations

Lectures by Invitation

2016

Barnes S, Dougherty M, Girten M. Case Study. Presented at: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Dietetic Intern Class day; January and May 2016; Philadelphia, PA.

2015

Dougherty M. Pediatric Nutrition Assessment. Presented at: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Dietetic Intern Class Day; May 2015; Philadelphia, PA.

Barnes S and Dougherty M. Pediatric Anthropometrics. Presented at: PASPEN’s Spring Conference 2015; May 2015; Philadelphia, PA.

2014

Dougherty M. Pediatric Nutrition Assessment. Presented at: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Dietetic Intern Class Day; January, April, and December 2014; Philadelphia, PA.

Dougherty M. Nutrition in the Premature Infant. Presented at: College of Saint Elizabeth Pediatric Nutrition Conference; November 2014; Morristown, NJ.

Awards and Honors

2016, Unique Experience Award for Poster Presentation at the Pennsylvania Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic Association’s Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA.

Leadership and Memberships

2008-present, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND), Active Member
2008-present, American Society of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (ASPEN), Active Member