Dawn Spurlock - Dietitian at CHKD

"I enjoy working with great teams nourishing infants and children. With the support of the PICU physicians and nurses, I continue learning and improving. I enjoy teaching and mentoring nutrition students, new pediatric RDs, and working within the medical and dietitian teams to improve patient care, decrease malnutrition and improve overall pediatric nutrition in our field."

Michele Spurlock, RD

(757) 668-8688

College: University of Oklahoma Health Sciences


    Michele has over 19 years of experience as a clinical dietitian. She is the pediatric dietitian for the pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) and intermediate medical care unit (IMCU) where she provides nutritional support and education to patients and their families. Michele enjoys teaching and mentoring nutrition students and works to keep physicians, nurses, and pharmacists up to date in nutrition support and formulas.

    One of her articles has been published in the summer 2020 edition of The Building Blocks for Life newsletter, and she plans to continue publishing and encouraging others to further clinical nutrition research and education.

    Clinical Interests
    • Critical Care Nutrition¬†
    • Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition Support
    • Human Milk Nutrition
    • Malnutrition
    • Micronutrients
    • Food Allergies