Nicole Becklem, MS, RD

Nicole Klem.

Nicole Becklem, MS, RD

Nicole Becklem, MS, RD

Special Interests

Adult and community nutrition assessment diagnosis; intervention, and monitoring; culinary nutrition and medicine; contemporary nutrition issues; food policy; sustainability; organic trends; evidence-based medical nutrition therapy.

Overview News Service/Awards

Volunteer Experience

  • NYSAND AME 2024 Co-Chair (2023-2024)
  • Collegiate Liaison and Dietetics Education Advocate Great Lakes Region  (2022-present)
  • Career Services Co-Coordinator WNY Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (2021-22)
  • Member Site, Research Committee and Curriculum Committee Member (2019-present)
  •  Health Meets Food (Culinary Medicine Courseware)
  • Program Reviewer Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) (2016-present)
  • Dietetic Technician Representative NYS Dietetics Association Coordinating Cabinet (2016-2018)
  • Founding board member & past Treasurer Slow Food Buffalo (2011-15)
  • Professional Issues Chair  WNY Dietetics Association (2011-12)

Awards and recognitions

  • Alpha Eta National Honor Society Faculty Inductee  2022
  • Interprofessional Group Recognition Award (National Academies of Practice) 2022
  • Outstanding Dietetics Educator Western NY Dietetics Association 2016 & 2021
  • Outstanding Dietetics Educator Eastern US Region / Nutrition and Dietetic Educators Practice Group 2017
  • Poster exhibitor Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Meeting & Expo – Houston, TX “Food for Thought: An Interdisciplinary Culinary Nutrition Project and Marketing Event” 2015
  • Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year Western NY Dietetics Association 2014
  • Jack Bellick Award, Western NY Dietetics Association 2010 & 2013