klh196

Duties
Kari manages in-home, in-school, and community research projects. She is responsible for coordinating and monitoring data collection activities from field sites including sites out of state. Kari hires, trains, and supervises part-time interview staff. She also assists with writing research reports and summaries.
Kari has experience conducting dietary interviews and has managed projects in a variety of fields including parks and recreation, education, health, business and media. 

 

Professional and Academic Experience

  • 2009 - present: Project Manager, Penn State Survey Research Center (University Park, PA)
  • 2006 - 2009: Project Manager, Diagnostics Plus (State College, PA) 
  • 2004-2006: Nutrition Research Manager/Bionutritionist, Penn State General Clinical Research Center (University Park, PA)
  • 2003 - 2004: Research Associate, Diagnostics Plus (State College, PA)
  • 2001 - 2003: Graduate Research Assistant, Diet Assessment Center, Penn State University (University Park, PA)

 

Professional Licensure

  • Registered Dietitian (R.D.)
  • Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist (L.D.N.) - Pennsylvania
First Name: 
Kari
Last Name: 
Whitehead
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Classification: 
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Email: 
klh196@psu.edu
Office Phone: 
814-867-3222
Fax: 
814-863-7678
Education: 
  • M.S. in Nutritional Sciences, Penn State University
  • B.S. in Nutritional Sciences, Penn State University
University: 
The Pennsylvania State University
SSRI Title: 
Project Manager
SRC Title: 
Project Manager