Brannon Earns Pediatric Nutrition Certification
Lauryn Brannon, a clinical dietitian at Washington Regional’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, recently earned designation as a board certified specialist in pediatric nutrition. Certification is achieved by meeting certain eligibility requirements and passing a nationally administered exam. Washington Regional’s Level 3A NICU is the largest in Northwest Arkansas and provides the highest level of care available in the area for fragile newborns.
Brannon, a registered dietitian who has been with Washington Regional for two years, graduated from the University of Central Arkansas with both a bachelor’s degree in nutrition and a master’s degree in family and consumer sciences. She also completed a dietetic internship at UCA.