University of Nebraska Medical Center

Kathryn A Saalfeld, MPE, MPAS, PA-C, RDN

Physician Assistant, Division of Hospital Medicine


Katy worked as a Registered Dietitian with a focus in sports nutrition for several years before going back to school to become a Physician Assistant. she has been with the Hospital Internal Medicine team for the past 5 years.  She enjoys coaching high school springboard diving and has spent several years involved with local high school and club diving programs.  Katy grew up in Anchorage, Alaska, and enjoys traveling back there as often as possible. 

 Katy received her Bachelors in Science from UNL in Nutrition and Dietetics and then her Masters's Degree from UNL in Exercise Physiology with a minor in Nutrition.  She attended PA school at UNMC.