Adult Nutrition Clinic Dietitians

  • Anna Bailey, MS, RD, LDN

    Clinical Information

    Specializing in adult medical nutrition therapy, Anna provides counseling for diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and weight management. She also helps treat gastrointestinal conditions including gastroparesis, IBS, and Celiac disease. 

  • Jessica Bennett, DCN, RD, LDN

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    Specializes in sports nutrition, plant-based nutrition (vegetarian and vegan), mindful eating, weight management, and corporate wellness. 

  • Fran Blackman, MS, RD, CDE, LDN

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    Specializing in adult medical nutrition therapy including diabetes, cardiovascular disease and weight management.

  • Grace Hurtado, RD, LDN

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    Specializing in adult digestive disorders including gastroparesis, diverticulitis/diverticulosis, fatty liver disease, and cirrhosis. 

    **Any patient being seen for a digestive disorder must first be seen by a Vanderbilt gastroenterologist and be referred.

  • Madeline Hallum, RD, CSG, LDN

  • Lisa Lillie, MS-MPH, RD, CNSC, LDNA

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    Specializing in adult nutrition focusing on malnutrition, tube feeding management, pre-operative nutrition, and excessive weight loss

  • Kayley Lynd, MS, RD, LDN

    As someone who lives with diabetes firsthand, Kayley understands the challenges. She strives to make diabetes management approachable and sustainable, believing wholeheartedly you don't have to give up your favorite foods to live a healthy life. 

    Kayley completed her undergraduate degrees from the University of Tennessee in Food Science & Technology and Nutrition Science.  She then went on to complete her dietetic internship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Kayley provides diabetes nutrition therapy in both inpatient and outpatient settings. She is a contributing lecturer for the Diabetes Nurse Champion Course series and serves on the Diabetes & Glycemic Oversight Committee at VUMC. 

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    Specializing in adult diabetes management (Type 1, Type 2, Gestational Diabetes)

  • Mary Sundell, MLAS, RD, CSR, FNKF, LDN

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    Board Certified as a specialist in renal nutrition and a Fellow of the National Kidney Foundation.  Mary specializes in medical nutrition therapy for adults in the areas of chronic kidney disease, hypertension, kidney transplant, and kidney stones. 

  • Myrtis Walker, MS, RDN, CSOWM, LDN

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    Board Certified Specialist in Obesity Weight Management for adults, adolescents, and children.