Corrine K Hanson, PhD, RD, LMNT, FAND

Associate Professor

Medical Nutrition Education
University of Nebraska Medical Center
College of Allied Health Professions
984045 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4045
402-559-3658
Email

Education:
B.S. University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE   1985- 1989 Major:  Human Nutrition
M.S. University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE   1990-1993 Major: Human Nutrition
Ph.D. University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha NE 2008- 2010 Major area of emphasis: Clinical and Translational Research

Post-Degree Training:
2005 Baylor Neonatal Nutrition Training Practicum

Academic Appointments:
2015-present Associate Professor, Medical Nutrition Education Division, College of Allied Health Professions, University of Nebraska Medical Center
2015-present, Associate Professor (courtesy) Department of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center
2011-2015, Assistant Professor, Medical Nutrition Education Division, School of Allied Health Professions, University of Nebraska Medical Center
2012-2015, Assistant Professor (courtesy) Department of Pediatrics, University of Nebraska Medical Center
2011-present, University of Nebraska Graduate College Faculty
1995-2011, Adjunct Professor, Medical Nutrition Education, School of Allied Health Professionals, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Professional Experience:
2015-present Associate Professor, Medical Nutrition Education Division, College of Allied Health Professions, University of Nebraska Medical Center
2012-present, Chair, Medical Nutrition Education MSIA graduate program
2011-2015, Assistant Professor, Medical Nutrition Education, School of Allied Health Professionals, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
2010-2011, Lead Medical Nutrition Therapist Specialist, Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
1991-2010, Medical Nutrition Therapist Specialist, Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
1999-2005, Nutrition Specialist, Visiting Nurse Association, Omaha NE
2001-2004, Nutrition Specialist Consultant, Odyssey Home Care and Hospice, Omaha, Ne

Awards:
2015 Fellow, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
2013 M. Patricia and James W. Leuschen Professorship for Advancing Research in the Allied Health Professions
2013 University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Allied Health Professions “Excellence in Research” award recipient
2012 Awarded 2011 Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Huddleson Award. Presented to the lead author of a peer-reviewed article that made an important contribution to the dietetics profession.

Editorial Duties:
2017, Guest Editor for a special issue titled: Fat Soluble Vitamins in Fetal, Newborn and Child Health in the Journal of Biomed Research International.

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE
Visiting Scientist:  Channing Laboratory, Harvard College of Medicine. January 2013. Collaboration on a research study investigating the relationship between serum and intake levels of nutritional antioxidants and lung function in the Normative Aging Study.

Visiting Scientist: Center for Excellence in Chronic Disease (CIRO) University of Maastricht, Netherlands. October 2012. Working on the role of nutritional antioxidants and lung function, and co-morbid conditions associated with COPD.

SCHOLARLY JOURNALS (last five years)

Hanson C,  Lyden E, Weissenburger-Moser L, Furtado J, Romberger D, LeVan T. Serum Level of Nutritional Antioxidants are Decreased in Veteran Smokers with COPD. Journal of Military and Veterans Health 2017;25(2):26-34.

Wu R, Anderson-Berry A, Hanson C. Vitamin A and Related Compounds in the Prenatal and Postnatal States: a Mother/Neonate-Focused Review. J Clin Nutr Dietetics. 2017, 3:2.

Yates B, Brugh J, Kuchera A, Kupzyk K, Choquette B, Staskiewicz K, Hanson C.  Changes in Eating Behavior of Cardiac Rehabilitation Participants. J Card Pulm Rehab 2017, 1:1.

Lappe J, McMahon D, Laughlin A, Hanson C, Zemel M, Schwartz M, Desmangles JC, Begley M. The Effect of Increasing Dairy Intake of Adolescent Girls on Changes in Weight and Body Fat Am J Clin Nutr 2017 doi: 10.3945/ajcn.116.13894.

Hanson C, Custer T, Schmidt C, Hartman T, Lyden E, List S, Wampler K, Michael K. Following the Growth of Sarah’s Baby: An IPE Activity of Medical Nutrition and Diagnostic Medical Sonography Students. Journal of Interprofessional Education and Practice 2017(7):17-20 doi: 10.1016/j.xjep.2017.02.002.

Nordgren T, Lyden E, Anderson-Berry A, Hanson C. Omega-3 Fatty Acid Intake in United States Women: Potential for Deficiency? Nutrients 2017, 9(3), 197; doi:10.3390/nu9030197.

Hanson C, LeVan T. Obesity and COPD: Recent Knowledge and Future Directions. Current Op Pulm Med. Epub ahead of print November 30, 2016. DOI: 10.1097/MCP.0000000000000354.

Young RP, RJ Hopkins RJ, Hanson C. Connecting Dietary Fiber with Good Lung Health. Annals ATS 2016(10);13:1869.

Hanson C, Lyden E, Furtado J, Anderson-Berry A. Nutritional Antioxidant Content of Donor Milk. Nutrients 2016, 8, 681; doi:10.3390.

Hanson C, Lyden E, Abresch C,  Anderson-Berry A. Health Disparities in Serum Retinol Concentrations of Women of Childbearing Age in the United States. Nutrients 2016, 8, 508; doi:10.3390.

Thomas R, Hanson C, Woscyna G, Lowes B. Exploring Body Mass Index Changes in Left Ventricular Assist Device Patients. The VAD Journal. June 2016 doi: org/10.13023/VAD 2016.13

Joppa P,  Tkacova R, Franssen F,  Hanson C, Rennard S, Silverman E, Donald ML, Calverley P,  Spruit M, Kenn K, Wouters EFM, Rutten E. Sarcopenic Obesity, Functional Outcomes, and Systemic Inflammation in Patients with COPD. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2016 May 5. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2016.03.020. [Epub ahead of print]

Hanson C, Staskiewicz A, Woscyna G, Lyden E, Ritsema T, Scholting P, Norman J, Miller C. The Frequency and Confidence of Health Care Practitioners in Encountering and Addressing Nutrition Related Issues, Journal of Allied Health Professions 2016:45(1)54-61(8).

Hanson C, Lyden E, Rennard S, Mannino DM, Rutten EPA, Hopkins R, Yound R. The Relationship between Dietary Fiber Intake and Lung Function in NHANES. Annals of the American Thoracic Society. Published ahead of print, 2016.

Hanson C, Jones G, Kaufmann M, Lyden E, Anderson-Berry A. Maternal-Fetal Dynamics of Vitamin D Metabolism Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition October 2015  (published ahead of print).

Hanson C, Jones G, Kaufmann M, Lyden E, Armas L, Anderson-Berry A. Vitamin D Metabolism in the Premature Newborn: A Randomized Trial Clinical Nutrition doi:10.1016/jclnu.2015.07.023

Rutten EPA, Spruit M, McDonald M, Rennard S, Hanson C, Agusti A, Celli B, Miller B, Crim C, Calverley P, Franssen F, Vanfleteren L, Wouters E. Fat-free Mass Decline in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Fact or Fiction? [Research Letter] ERJ July 2015

Hanson C, Lyden E, Nelson A, Thoene M, Wagner J, Wu A, Rennard S, Anderson-Berry A. Response of vitamin D binding protein and free vitamin D concentrations to vitamin D supplementation in hospitalized premature infants. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2015 May 30. [Epub ahead of print]

Young R, Hopkins, R, and Hanson C. Healthy Diet and Risk of COPD [Letter to the editor] BMJ 2015;350:h286

Hanson C,  Lyden E, Furtado J, Campos H, Sparrow D, Vokonas P, Litonjua A. Serum Tocopherol Levels and Vitamin E Intake are Associated with Lung Function in the Normative Aging Study Clinical Nutrition   DOI:10.1016/j.clnu.2015.01.020

Breyer MA, Spruit MA, Hanson C,  Franssen F.M.E,  Vanfleteren L, Groenen MTJ, Bruijnzeel PLB, Wouters EFM, Rutten EPA. Prevalence of Metabolic Syndrome in COPD Patients and its Consequences PloSOne 2014; 9(6):doi:10.1371

Hanson C
, Anderson-Berry A, Hoskins S, Lyden E, Bilek L, Dolphens T,  Hartman K, Hawkins M, Fernadnez C. Vitamin D Status and Associations with Risk Factors for Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes in Children Enrolled in a Medical Weight Management Program Journal of Infant, Childhood, and Adolescent Nutrition 2014; DOI: 10.1177/1941406414538496

Hanson C, Sayles H,  Rutten E, Wouters E, MacNee W, Calverley P, Meza J, Rennard S. The Association Between Dietary Intake and the Phenotypical Characteristics of COPD in the ECLIPSE Cohort Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Diseases: The Journal of the COPD Foundation 2014; 1(1):115-124.

Camargo C, Budinger S, Escobar G, Hansel N, Hanson C, Huffnagle G, Buist S. Promotion of lung health: NHLBI Workshop on the Primary Prevention of Chronic Lung Diseases. Annals of the American Thoracic Society 2014; 11(supplement 3): S125-S128.

Hanson C, Rutten E, Wouters E, Rennard S. “Influence of Diet and Obesity on COPD Development and Outcomes.” International Journal of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease 2014; 9:1-11.

Anderson-Berry A, Thoene M, Lyden E, Dugick L, Ruybal L, Hanson C. Acidification of Human Milk Fortifier for Low Birth Weight Infants Associated With Poor Growth and Acidosis. Neonatology Today 2014;8(3) 1-8.

Saathoff M, Hanson C, Anderson-Berry A, Lyden E, Fernandez F. “Vitamin D Supplementation Practices in Breastfed Infants in Outpatient Pediatric Clinics.” Journal of Infant, Childhood, and Adolescent Nutrition 2014; 6(2):122 - 126.

Thoene M, Hanson C, Lyden E, Dugick L, Ruybal L, Anderson-Berry A. Comparison of the Effect of Two Human Milk Fortifiers on Clinical Outcomes in Premature Infants. Nutrients. 2014; 6(1):261-275. 

Hanson C, Rutten E, Wouters E, Rennard S.  “Diet and Vitamin D as Risk Factors for Lung Disease.” Transl Res 162 (2013) doi: 10.1016/j.trsl.2013.04.004 

Hanson, C., Woscyna, G. Lyden, E, Sommers, J., Kvien, S., Grandjean, A. “Nutrition Issues Encountered by Physician Assistants in the State of Nebraska.” Journal of Physician Assistant Education, Vol 24, No 3, 2013. 

Berg I*, Hanson C*, Romberger D, Sayles H, Rennard S. (*These authors contributed equally to the manuscript). “Vitamin D, Vitamin D Binding Protein, and Lung Function and Structure in COPD” Severity and Phenotype.” Respiratory Medicine 2013 DOI 10.1016/j.rmed.2013.05.010

Wagner, J., Hanson, C., Anderson-Berry, A.“Donor Milk for Premature Infants: A Review of Current Evidence” Journal of Infant, Childhood, and Adolescent Nutrition. 2013 April:5(2); 71-77. 

Gephart, S.; Hanson,C “Preventing Necrotizing Enterocolitis with Standardized Feeding Protocols: Not Just Possible but Imperative." Advances in Neonatal Care. February 2013, 13(1):48-54.

Wagner, J., Hanson, C., Anderson-Berry, A.“Donor Milk for Premature Infants: A Review of Current Evidence.” Journal of Infant, Childhood, and Adolescent Nutrition. Feb 2013 doi:10.1177/1941406413475661.

Books

2014  Parenteral Nutrition Additive Shortages: The Short-Term, Long-Term and Potential Epigenetic Implications in Premature and Hospitalized Infants. In: Clinical and Translational Nutrition: The Interface Between Metabolism, Diet, and Disease to be published early in 2014 by Apple Academic Press, part of Taylor & Francis             
2013 “Nutrition and Acute Lung Injury: A Focus on the Nutrition Care Process.” In: Diet and Nutrition in Critical Care, Springer Publishing, April 2014
2013 “Shortages of Parenteral Nutrition Components in Critical Care Patients” In: Diet and Nutrition in Critical Care, Springer Publishing, April 2014
2007 Reviewer, ADA Pocket Guide to Neonatal Nutrition. ADA Publishing
2008 Neonatal Nutrition Toolkit: A Practical Application of the Nutrition Care Process and Standardized Language in the NICU Setting.  Copyright 2008, American Dietetic Association Publishing

Ongoing Research Support
Title: Role of omega-3 fatty acid-derived pro-resolving lipid mediators in maternal-fetal health
Agency: Edna Ittner Foundation
Date: November 2016
Role: Co-I

Title: Vitamin A in Maternal-Child Health: The VitaMatCH Project
Agency: UNMC Vice Chancellor for Research Health Disparities Pilot Grant
Date: November 2016
Role: PI

Title: The Role of Omega-3 Fatty Acids and Bioactive Lipid Signaling in Airway Inflammation and Resolution Following Organic Dust Exposures
Agency: National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Date: July 2016
PI: Tara Nordgren
Role: Consultant

Title: Similarities and Differences in Infant Feeding Practices and Weight of Infants during the First 24 Months
Agency: University of Nebraska Food for Health Initiative
Date: January 2016
PI: Jana Pressler
Role: Co-I

Title: Food Deserts, Maternal Malnutrition, and Neonatal Outcomes in Nebraska
Agency: University of Nebraska Food for Health Initiative
Date: January 2016
PI: Corrine Hanson, Ann Anderson Berry
Role: Co-PI

Title: Following the Growth of Sarah’s Baby: Development of an Interprofessional Educational Activity
Agency: University of Nebraska Medical Center Interprofessional Education Development
Date: January 2016
PI: Corrine Hanson
Role: Co-PI

Title: Newborn Sepsis in Central Nigeria: the Role of Maternal Vitamin D Status
Agency: Edna Ittner Foundation
Date: October 2015
PI: Shirley Delair
Role: Co-I

Title: Comparing Urban and Rural Effects of Poverty on COPD (CURE COPD) 1P50ES026096-01
Agency: National Institute on Minority Health and Health Disparities
Date: July 2015
PI: Nadia Hansel, MD
Role: Site PI, Center Co-I

Title: Clinical Decision Support Optimizing NEC Prevention Implementation in NICU
Agency: National Institute of Health, Agency for Health Care Quality and Research
Date: February 2015
PI: Shelia Gephart
Role: Consultant

Title: Registered Dietitians as Diabetes Case Managers: Defining Scope of Work and Documenting Diabetes Self Management Education Outcomes in the Outpatient Setting
Agency: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Date: November 2014
Co-PI: Meghan McClarney, RD
Role: Co-PI

MEMBERSHIPS, OFFICES, and PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES
2017-present Member, Nebraska Food for Health Center
2013-present  College of Allied Health Professions Research Development Committee
2013-present  University of Nebraska Medical Center Faculty Senate
2012-2013  National Institute of Health, Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, Division of Lung Disease. “Primary Prevention of Lung Disease"
Member, American Dietetic Association
Member, American Society of Nutrition
Member, American Society of Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition
Member, Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group
Member, Nebraska Dietetic Association
Member, Omaha District Dietetic Association
2012  Chair, Grants and Awards, Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group
2011  Co-Chair, Grants and Awards, Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group
2009  Chair, Public Relations, Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group
2008  Co-chair, Public Relations, Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group
2007  Nutrition Co-Chair, Nutrition Potentially Better Practices Vermont Oxford Network iNIQ-U Quality Improvement Project (Awarded 2007 Quality Walk of Fame Award)
2007  Chair, Neonatal Special Interest Group, Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group
2006  Co-Chair, Neonatal Special Interest Group, Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group
2010  Chair, Nutrition Education Material Development Committee, Nebraska Medical Center