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The Brody School of Medicine
Department of Family Medicine

Family Medicine

Nutrition Services & Patient Education

Special Honors

Members of Nutrition Services and Patient Education have received the following honors:

Kathy Kolasa, PhD, RD, LDN

  • 2009 College of Human Ecology Legacy of Leadership Award, East Carolina University

  • 2008 The Centennial Award for Excellence, Service.  East Carolina University

  • 2006 Community Hero.  Pitt Partners for Health; "Friend of Child Nutrition", Pitt County Schools

  • 2004 Appointed to the Study Committee on Childhood Obesity. North Carolina.

  • 2002 Board of Governors Distinguished Professor for Teaching Award, East Carolina University.

  • 2002 Brody School of Medicine, Master Educator.

  • 2000 Dannon Institute Award for Excellence in Medical/Dental Nutrition Education.

Kay Craven MPH, RD, LDN, CDE

  • Certified Diabetes Educator since 1996
  • Juvenile Diabetes Association Volunteer of the Year 2001-2002
  • Member Toastmasters International 1999-2001, Officer
  • "I Make The Difference" award winner October 1997, Columbus Regional
  • Phi Kappa Phi, Auburn University
  • Omicron Nu National Honorary, Auburn University

Catherine Sullivan, MPH, RD, LDN, IBCLC, RLC

  • 2004 Outstanding Alumnus, East Carolina University, Nutrition and Hospitality Management.
  • 2003 Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year, North Carolina.