Kristen DiFilippo is a PhD candidate in Nutritional Sciences at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Kristen’s research focuses on app based strategies to support nutrition education for behavior change. Her research includes the development of a tool for nutrition app evaluation, for which she won the Nutrition Education for the Public DPGs Award of Excellence in 2016. She previously worked as a dietitian at a physical therapy and wellness center, and as an instructor at Eastern Illinois University. Kristen earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Illinois and her master’s from Eastern Illinois University.
Kristen DiFilippo, MS, RDN, LDN
University of Illinois