Elizabeth Martin, center, displays her 2019 Young Dietitian of the Year award from the Louisiana Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Association. She is flanked by the organization’s president Becky Laskowski, left, and Mary Russel, president of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. (Photo provided by Allison Callahan.)
By Karol Osborne
SHREVEPORT–LSU AgCenter nutrition agent Elizabeth Martin received the 2019 Young Dietitian of the Year award from the Louisiana Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Association.
Martin was presented the award at the organization’s annual business meeting and awards breakfast April 9 at the L’Auberge Hotel in Baton Rouge.
Before joining the AgCenter in August 2018, Martin was employed by Willis-Knighton Health System for two years as a clinical dietitian.