Kayla Cole has been a dietitian at Trinity Health since 2010. She grew up in Minot and graduated from the University of North Dakota with a degree in dietetics in 2010. She works as an outpatient dietitian. Her career focuses mainly on outpatient nutrition education at the Center for Diabetes and Nutrition Education and nutrition services at the CancerCare Center and Home Health/Hospice. Community nutrition is also very important to her so she offers grocery store tours and cooking classes throughout the year, creates recipe videos with the marketing/IT teams, and takes part in other requested community nutrition events. She is also a health coach and educates participants in the Weigh to Change program which is a diabetes prevention program. Kayla and her husband’s favorite activities are cooking, eating, being active, working on their house, and watching movies.
Dietetics is a branch of scientific study dealing with nutritional intake and its effects on health.