Carolina Cawthon

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Foods and Nutrition

PhD/DI Student

Address:
372 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

E-Mail:

workOffice Phone: 706-542-4873

Education

Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation
BSFCS Dietetics University of Georgia 2015
minor Biochemistry and Molecular Biology University of Georgia 2015

Research

Carolina is conducting her research in the Gastrointestinal Neurophysiology Lab under the direction of Dr. Claire de La Serre.

Teaching

TA FDNS 4500/6500 Fall 2017

TA FDNS 4620/6620 Spring 2017

Outreach

Northeast Georgia Dietetic Association: President Elect, 2017-2018, Treasurer, 2016-2017; Member, 2014-present

Society for the Study of Ingestive Behavior: Member, 2017-present

Foods and Nutrition Graduate Student Organization: Treasurer, 2016-2017

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics: Member, 2012-present

Georgia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics: Member, 2012-present

Awards

Award Name Awarded By Year Awarded
Ruth Rowan Morrison Graduate Endowment in Nutrition Studies College of Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Georgia 2017
Anne and Earl Haltiwanger Scholarship College of Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Georgia 2017
Graduate Scholarship Northeast Georgia Dietetic Association 2017
Outstanding Dietetic Student-Intern Award Georgia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2017
Holly B. Alley Scholarship Georgia Nutrition Council 2016
Academic Acheivment Award College of Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Georgia 2015
First Honor Graduate University of Georgia 2015
Flatt Dietetics Scholarship College of Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Georgia 2013-2014
Marian Wang Nutrition Scholarship College of Family and Consumer Sciences, University of Georgia 2012-2013

Journal Articles

T Sen, CR Cawthon, BT Ihde, A Hajnal, PM DiLorenzo, CB de La Serre, K Czaja. Diet-driven microbiota dysbiosis is associated with vagal remodeling and obesity. Physiol Behav 2017;173:305-17.