Jennifer L. Smith, MS, RD, CSP, LD, LMT  :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Jennifer L. Smith, MS, RD, CSP, LD, LMT

Jennifer L. Smith, MS, RD, CSP, LD, LMT

Contact Information

700 Children's Drive
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-8648
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Biography

Jen Smith, MS, RD, CSP, LD, LMT, is a Clinical Dietitian at Nationwide Children’s Hospital. She has been working at Nationwide Children’s Hospital with an emphasis in Gastroenterology since 2003. She is a board certified specialist in Pediatric Nutrition. In 2009, she was awarded Ohio Dietetic Association’s Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year. She is an active member and has been involved with speaking engagements for many organizations, including the Academy for Nutrition and Dietetics and the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America. She is an active participant in ImproveCareNow, a quality improvement collaborative dedicated to improving care for pediatric inflammatory bowel disease. In addition to working as a dietitian, Jen is also a Licensed Massage Therapist at Nationwide Children's Hospital.

Gender:

  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Clinical Interests

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology Nutrition

Education and Training

Undergraduate School

  • The Ohio State University
    Date Completed: 06/01/2001

Graduate School

  • The Ohio State University
    Date Completed: 08/01/2003

Department:

  • Clinical Nutrition and Lactation

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 08/04/2003

Professional Experience

2007–present

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital, Licensed Massage Therapist

2003–present

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital, Clinical Dietitian

Awards, Honors and Organizations

  • Member, NASPGHAN North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Council for Pediatric Nutrition Professionals, 2013 - Present
  • Member, Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, 2006 - Present
  • Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year from Ohio Dietetics Association, 2009
Nationwide Children's Hospital
700 Children's Drive Columbus, Ohio 43205 614.722.2000