ADA awards "Outstanding Dietetics Educator" Award to Dr. Sharon Bode
The American Dietetic Association has selected Dr. Sharon Bode as an "Outstanding Dietetics Educator for 2007-2008". She had earlier been awarded the Houston Area Dietetic Association's (HADA) Outstanding Dietetics Educator and the Texas Dietetic Association's Oustanding Dietetics Educator Award.
Dr. Bode is an associate clinical professor and the director of the Dietetic Internship Program at the University of Houston.
The purpose of the outstanding educator awards program is to recognize the teaching, mentoring and leadership activities of faculty and preceptors in CADE-accredited and approved dietetics education programs.
With more than 68,000 members, the American Dietetic Association is the nation's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals.