Kathy Hubbert, M.S., R.D., L.D.
EatRight Lifestyle Instructor
Kathy is a registered dietitian and received her Masters Degree in Clinical Nutrition from UAB. Kathy has worked with obesity and weight control for 10 years and is certified in adult weight management training from the American Dietetic Association. Kathy brings a true love of teaching as well as a high energy level to her classes.
Laura Newton, M.A., R.D.
Instructor, Eatright OPTIFAST Program
Laura is a registered dietitian and received her bachelor's degree in dietetics from Auburn University and master's degree in exercise physiology from UAB. Laura has worked in the nutrition field for over 15 years including both in-patient and outpatient settings.
Allison M. Hofammann M.S., R.D.,L.D.
EatRight OPTIFAST Program Director
Allison is a graduate of Auburn University with a Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition & Food Science. She attended UAB for her dietetic internship & Master’s degree in Clinical Nutrition. She manages the EatRight OPTIFAST program & helps patients achieve long-term weight loss success.
Karin Crowell M.S., R.D.,L.D.
EatRight Worksite Program Director
Karin graduated from the University of South Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in exercise physiology and the University of Alabama with a master’s degree in nutrition. Karin helps companies achieve healthier lifestyles for employees through proper nutrition and physical activity. In turn, these companies can benefit by having increased productivity and morale and decreased health care costs.
Catherine B. Dempsey M.A., R.D., L.D.
EatRight for Life Program Coordinator
Catherine is a graduate of the University of Mississippi with a Bachelors in Nutrition then attended UAB for her dietetic internship followed by a masters in exercise physiology. She works with participants that have been through the EatRight program and lost weight in order to continue and maintain their weight loss. She also works with the Risk Reduction Clinic aiding weight loss in those with multiple medical problems. Catherine strives to increase nutritional knowledge throughout the community through cooking classes and awareness of a healthy lifestyle.