Delivering specialized care  

Our team of dietitians have mastered evidence based approaches to nutrition therapy as well as stay up to date on the latest nutrition research. All of our dietitians are registered with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and licensed with the State of Minnesota. Our team manager is:

Mary Smieja, RD, LD
clinical nutrition manager, Cystic Fibrosis Clinic – Inpatient/Outpatient


And the rest of our all-star staff includes:

Children’s – Minneapolis

Cheri Armentrout, MA, RD, LD, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and Infant Care Center
Megan Erickson, RD, LD, Cystic Fibrosis Clinic – Inpatient/Outpatient
Caitlin Fellows, RD, LD, Eating Disorders Clinic – InpatientKate Field, RD, LD, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Cardiovascular Care Center
Libby Johnson, MS, RD, LD, General Inpatients; Eating Disorders Clinic – Inpatient/Outpatient
Karen Moberg, RD, LD, Feeding Clinic and Outpatients
Rachel Primmer, RD, LD, Hematology/Oncology Outpatient
Erin Reicks, RD, LD, Eating Disorders Program – Inpatient
Amanda Richter, RD, LD, Eating Disorders Program – Inpatient
Sarah Sather, RD, LD, Hematology/Oncology Clinic – Inpatient
Ellen Wade, Med, RD, LD, 6th Floor, Home Care
Tara Vien, RD, LD, CNSC, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Infant Care Center , Special Care Nurse

Children’s – St. Paul

Steffi Beinlich, RD, LD , Ketogenic Diet, Diabetes Clinic
Tami Carpenter, RD, LD, Diabetes Clinic
Janie Cooperman, MS, RD, LD, CDE, Diabetes Clinic
Alicia Crisp, RD, LD , Ketogenic Diet, Inpatients
Katy Ellefson, RD, LD, Diabetes Clinic – Outpatient
Kate Hahn, RD, LD, Diabetes Clinic, Ketogenic Diet, Inpatients
Ginny Kistler, MS, RD, LD, Inpatients
Jenna Platek, MS, RD, LD, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit