Kathryn Camp, M.S., R.D., C.S.P., Scientific Policy Analyst (contractor)
Kathryn Camp joined the staff of the Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) in September of 2010. After 25 years in clinical practice caring for children with genetic and metabolic conditions, she will be working with ODS and the Office of Rare Diseases Research in the development of an evidence-based framework for nutrition interventions currently used to treat these rare disorders.
Prior to coming to ODS, Ms. Camp provided staff support to the Secretary's Advisory Committee on Genetics, Health, and Society as a Senior Health Policy Analyst in the Office of Biotechnology Activities in NIH. She spent 13 years at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in the Department of Pediatrics providing clinical care to patients and continues to work with pediatric residents and fellows as a Red Cross Volunteer. She holds an academic appointment as Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, MD, where she teaches pediatric nutrition to medical students. Ms. Camp is active in the American Dietetic Association, having appointments on the Research Committee and Evidence-Based Practice Committee. She is a founder and former President of Genetic Metabolic Dietitians International, a professional association for dietitians and other health professionals who care for individuals with inherited metabolic disorders.