ABOUT Jennifer Lopez, MS, RDN, LD, CDE
Registered Dietitian Nurse
Texas Women’s University, Denton, TX
Jennifer Lopez serves as a dietician at McEwan & Associates, as well as a certified diabetes educator for patients of the clinic. She specializes in guiding our patients through their health journey by providing expert nutrition guidance and support, and serving as an advocate for those living with diabetes.
She is inspired daily by the patients that she serves, and draws on her own personal experience with type 1 diabetes to help her teach patients to live the healthiest lives possible.
In her role, Jennifer works with patients to plan nutrition and food programs to meet their health and wellness goals, and works to help prevent diseases and obesity problems. She also teaches patients about the role of food in their diet, and promotes healthy diets through education.
Her main role is to assess patient’s nutritional needs and develop a food plan for each individual. She also works with doctors and nurses to develop the correct food plan for the patient based on their medical needs.
As a certified diabetes educator, Jennifer is specialized and certified to teach people with diabetes how to manage their condition. As a CDE, she educates, supports and advocates for our patients who are affected by diabetes, addressing the stages of diabetes throughout their lifespan.
A native of Dallas/Ft. Worth, she graduated from Texas Women’s University. Jennifer loves the community that she’s called home all of her life, as well as spending as much time as she can outdoors: camping, canoeing and hiking.