Mariah K. Jackson, MMN, RDN, LMNT

Instructor

Medical Nutrition
University of Nebraska Medical Center
College of Allied Health Professions
984045 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4045
phone: 402.836.9892

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Academic Appointments:
2019-Present: Instructor, Medical Nutrition Education Division, College of Allied Health Professions, University of Nebraska Medical Center

2018-2019: Graduate Research Assistant, Medical Nutrition Education Division, College of Allied Health Professions, University of Nebraska Medical Center

Degrees/Certifications:
Licensed Medical Nutrition Therapist, 2018- Present
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, 2018- Present
Master of Medical Nutrition, 2019
Bachelor of Science, Dietetics, 2017

Primary Teaching Responsibilities:

Scholarly Activity:
Conferences and Practicums
The NIH & NCI John A. Milner Nutrition and Cancer Prevention Research Practicum: 03/2019
Nebraska Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Conference: 04/2018
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics: Food and Nutrition Conference and Exposition: 10/2017

Presentations
College of Allied Health Professions Forum on Evidence-Based Medicine: 05/2019

Nutrition and Chronic Disease: 10/2018

Celiac Disease and Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity: 10/2018

Living with Celiac Disease: 01/2015, 02/2017

Determining the Optimum Harvest Time for Aronia Berries to Maximize their Antioxidant and Sensory Properties: 10/2016

Publications: (last 5 years)
Articles published in scholarly journals:
Winham DM, Hutchins AM, Thompson SV, Dougherty MK. Arizona Registered Dietitians Show Gaps in Knowledge of Bean Health Benefits. Nutrients. 2018 Jan 8;10(1):52.

Articles submitted for publication in scholarly journals:
Determining the Optimum Harvest Time for Aronia Berries to Maximize their Antioxidant and Sensory Properties. Contributing author, submitted to Journal of Food Science: 2018.

Articles published in public newsletters:
Dougherty MK. Feb 2016. Cy’s Gluten Free Friends: Gluten Free College Life. Celiac Support Association (CSA) Monthly Newsletter; Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF) Monthly Newsletter.
Published in CSA Chapters of Central Iowa, Southern Minnesota, Quad Cities, and CSA National Newsletter; CDF Chapter of Southern Illinois.

Articles in progress:
Hanson CK, Groenen M, Dougherty MK, Rutten EPA, Franssen FME,Vanfleteren L, Wouters EFM; VanOrmer M, Spruit MA. Dietary Patterns, Lung Function, and Smoking in the UK Biobank Cohort.

Service:
Gluten Free Omaha, Committee Member, Omaha, NE 2018-Present
Nebraska Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Member, Omaha, NE 2017-Present
SHARING Clinic, Student Board Member; Outreach Committee Member, Omaha, NE 2017-2018
GOODLIFE and SHARING Clinic Volunteer, Nebraska Medicine, Omaha, NE 2017-2018
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Member 2014-Present
Girl Scouts of the USA, Lifetime Member 2005-Present
Iowa Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Member, Ames, IA 2014-2017