Amy Ford, MS, RD/CD


Amy Ford, MS, RD/CD


Amy Ford, MS, RDN, CD, is a dietitian in the Waisman Center Clinics. She provides nutrition assessment and intervention services to children and families. Ford has nearly thirty years of experience in nutrition support within the pediatric and newborn intensive care environment and nutrition care services such as feeding assessment, intervention and lactation support both in home and outpatient clinic environments. Ms. Ford has a long history of supporting families in early infant feeding and secured Certified Lactation Counselor credentials in August of 2016. Ford provides behavioral treatment in the Growing Together Program, with a focus on nutrition.


Professional Certification and Education

  • MS, University of Tennessee
  • Certified Lactation Counselor
  • 2010-2011 LEND Community Fellow in Nutrition at Waisman Center