Let Your Diet Feed Your Health
Hippocrates said “Let thy food be thy medicine and thy medicine be thy food”. That is what we are here to help you do. Food is so important for our daily life! What we eat has a direct impact on our current and future health. At Nutrition Specialists our registered dietitian nutritionists customize your counseling session to meet your needs. We help you connect food to health with evidenced-based advice and guidance. Our goal is to give you the information you need to use food to maintain and improve your health. We like to eat and want you to enjoy your food as much as we do while protecting your current and future heath.
Karen is a registered dietitian nutritionist with over 34 years of experience in the areas of health improvement, disease prevention and medical nutrition therapy. As a nutrition therapist, she provides individual counseling to guide patients to improve their health and wellbeing. Using motivational counseling and a practical approach, she helps patients identify nutrition goals and how to achieve them. She started Nutrition Specialist in 2008 to fill the need for access to nutrition counseling by licensed medical professionals in a comfortable outpatient setting.
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, 1983-Present
Licensed Dietitian, Oklahoma, 1984-Present
Master of Science, Nutrition and Dietetics, Oklahoma State University, 1982
Bachelor of Science, Nutrition and Dietetics, Oklahoma State University, 1980
Nutrition Specialists, P.C.: President and Owner; Nutrition Therapist, 2008-present
Cameron University, Lawton: Adjunct Faculty, 2014-present
Redlands Community College, El Reno, OK: Adjunct Faculty, 2011-present
Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma City, Adjunct Faculty, 2011-2015.
Stephenson Cancer Institute: Consultant and Nutrition Therapist, 2007-2009
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center: Chairman, Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, College of Allied Health, 2003-2008
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center: Professor, Dept. of Nutritional Sciences, College of Allied Health, 1995-2008
Consultant in Long Term Care Facilities, 1993-2000
Consultant in Child and Adolescent Treatment Facilities, 2006-2008
Bethany Health Center: Director, Food and Nutrition Services, 1983-1994
Founder and owner of Nutrition Specialist, PC, 2008 to present
Distinguished Dietitian if the Year, Oklahoma District Dietetic Association, 2010
President, Oklahoma Dietetic Association, 2005
Outstanding Dietetics Educator, American Dietetic Association, 2004
Author of three textbook chapters and several peer-reviewed journal articles with a focus on nutritional needs across the life span.
Jennafer Butcher Logan
MS, RDN/LD, NASM-CPT
Jennafer is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Certified Personal Trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Her passion is nutrition for cancer prevention and nutrition for the active person. Her goal is to spread nutrition awareness so that people can enjoy food to enrich the quality of their life as well as longevity.
She has Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Nutritional Sciences from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. Jennafer is a part time consultant with Nutrition Specialist and works full time as the Clinical Nutrition Manager at OU Medical Center and The Children’s Hospital in Oklahoma City.
In addition, Jennafer often teaches nutrition classes at Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma City campus and the University of Central Oklahoma in Edmond. Jennafer has a strong background in medical nutrition therapy where she has worked in hospitals, long-term acute care centers and nursing homes. She has also worked in Corporate Wellness for Devon Energy in Oklahoma City.