• Janet completed her Ph.D. in less than three years with a 4.0 GPA while holding a full-time job at DaVita as a registered dietician. The core of Janet’s motivation to succeed is the need to give back to her community. Along with her children, Janet regularly volunteers as a registered dietician at Caridad clinic in Boynton Beach, helping uninsured patients.

    Janet has published papers in the International Journal of Urology and Nephrology, Journal of Renal Nutrition (JRN), and Current Developments in Nutrition (CDN), among others. She also earned awards from the American Society of Nutrition and the National Kidney Foundation. Upon graduation, she will expand her role at DaVita to include research in the area of renal dietetics.

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  • Janet Diaz Martinez