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Staff

Management & Supportive Staff

  • Carol Frankmann MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSC,  Director of Clinical Nutrition
  • Ann-Marie Hedberg MS, DrPH, RD, LD, Associate Director of Clinical Nutrition
  • Diana Bearden MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSC, Supervisor, Clinical Nutrition
  • Neeta Pahwa MS, RD, LD, CNSC, Supervisor, Clinical Nutrition
  • Virginia (Ginny) Schierman MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSC, Supervisor, Clinical Nutrition
  • Haley Whitehead MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSC, Supervisor, Clinical Nutrition
  • Russell Richard MBA, Program Manager
  • Amy Vala MHA, MBA, Financial Analyst
  • Gina Ford, Senior Administrative Assistant
  • Tasha Wilks, Senior Secretary

Inpatient Dietitians

NameService
Daxa Amin MS, RD, CSO, LDNeurosurgery
Neuro Oncology
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Thoracic Surgery
Kristen Bardon RD, LD, CNSCPediatrics
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
Heather Davis MS, RD, LD, CNSCIntensive Care Unit
Nutrition Support Team
Alice Fang RD, LDStem Cell Transplant
Radiation Therapy
Orthopedics
Pulmonary Medicine
Medical Breast
General Surgery
Amira Gerges MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSCIntensive Care Unit
Nutrition Support Team
Julie Hershorn RD, LDHead and Neck Surgery
Head and Neck Oncology
Thoracic Oncology
Plastic Surgery
Dental Oncology
Jackie Hogan RD, LDLeukemia
Phase One
Sarcoma
Kristin Kim MS, RD, LD, CNSCIntensive Care Unit
Nutrition Support Team
Kelsey Miron MS, RD, LDGynecology
Leukemia
Ophthalmology
Melanoma
Dermatology
Becky Moreno RD, LD, CNSCNutrition Support Team
Neeta Pahwa MS, RD, LD, CNSCIntensive Care Unit
Nutrition Support Team
Sarah Rafat MS, RD, CSO, LDGastrointestinal Surgery
Gastrointestinal Oncology
Endocrine Surgery
Sarcoma Surgery
Surgical Oncology
General Oncology
Internal Medicine
Stephanie Richey RD, CSO, LDInpatient Coverage
Joel Rush MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSC, FANDIntensive Care Unit
Nutrition Support Team
Virginia (Ginny) Schierman MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSCIntensive Care Unit
Nutrition Support Team
Christie Siebel MS, RD, LDLymphoma
Palliative Care
Genitourinary
Urology
Endocrine
Emergency Center
Andrea Steiner MS, RD, LD, CNSCGastrointestinal Surgery
Gastrointestinal Oncology
Endocrine Surgery
Sarcoma Surgery
Surgical Oncology
General Oncology
Internal Medicine
Rebecca Toon RD, LD, CNSCIntensive Care Unit
Nutrition Support Team
Haley Whitehead MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSCInpatient Coverage


Outpatient Dietitians

NameService
VacantHead & Neck Surgery
Head & Neck Oncology
PEG Endoscopy
Gastrointestinal Surgical Oncology
Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology
Kristen Bardon RD, LD, CNSCPediatrics
Diana Bearden MS, RD, CSO, LD, CNSCRadiation Gynecology
Thyroid Survivorship
International Center
Mary Bispeck MPH, RD, LDBreast
Gynecology
Natalie Carmouche MS, RD, CSO, LDM. D. Anderson in The Woodlands
Tania De Los Reyes RD, CSO, LDM. D. Anderson in Sugar Land
Teresa Dixon MS, RD, LD, CNSCM. D. Anderson in The Woodlands
Joan Elizondo RD, LDThoracic Surgery
Thoracic Medicine
Endocrine
Orthopedics
Brook Knox MEd, RD, CSO, LD, CNSCM. D. Anderson in Katy
Cathy Martin MS, RD, LDM. D. Anderson in the Bay Area
Stephanie Maxson MS, RD, CSO, LD, CSPIntegrative Medicine
VacantCancer Prevention
Internal Medicine
Interventional Radiology
PFG Tube Feeding Instruction
Amanda McNiece RD, CSO, LDProton Therapy Center
Kathryn Munder MS, RD, CSO, LDGastrointestinal Surgical Oncology
Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology
Marsha Orr MS, RD, LDOutpatient Coverage
Maria Petzel RD, CSO, LD, CNSC, FANDGastrointestinal Surgical Oncology
Gastrointestinal Medical Oncology
Pancreatic Cancer
Home Nutrition Support
Patricia Rosemond RD, CSO, LDRadiation Oncology: Head and Neck, Thoracic
Debra S. Ruzensky RD, CSO, LDRadiation Oncology: Head and Neck, Gastrointestinal, Thoracic
Heather Shepard MS, RD, LDOutpatient Coverage
Patricia Still MS, RD, LDMelanoma
Sarcoma
Orthopedic Sarcoma
Clinical Translational Research Center
Clinical Center for Targeted Therapy
Neurology
Internal Medicine
General Oncology
Endocrine
Cardiology
Pain Management
Shani Subbarao RD, CSO, LD, CNSCGenitourinary
Genitourinary Radiation
Urology
Angela Zemkoski RD, LDRadiation Oncology: Head and Neck, Gastrointestinal, Thoracic

Dietetic Specialists

  • Marsha Barnes
  • Naina Patel
  • Suzanne Siegel
  • Amanda Torres
  • Kathryn Wells, DTR

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