Captain Bridget A. Owens
Site Coordinator, U.S. Army Dietetic Internship, San Antonio Military Medical Center, Joint Base San Antonio, TX
MS, Nutrition, Baylor University, 2009
BS, Nutrition and Dietetics, University of Rhode Island, 2007
Certified Nutrition Support Clinician, National Board of Nutrition Support Certification
CPT Owens is the Site Coordinator for the US Army Dietetic Internship at San Antonio Military Medical Center (SAMMC), Joint Base San Antonio (JBSA), TX. She also serves as a Clinical Dietitian in the Department of Nutritional Medicine.
She has served as an Army Officer since her commission through Army ROTC in 2007. CPT Owens has served in a variety of positions in Army hospitals and clinics, to include: Assistant Chief, Clinical Nutrition at Brooke Army Medical Center, JBSA; Outpatient Dietitian at the Center for the Intrepid, Brooke Army Medical Center, JBSA; Chief, Nutrition Care Division at Keller Army Community Hospital, West Point, NY; and Chief, Clinical Nutrition at Winn Army Community Hospital, Fort Stewart, GA.
CPT Owens enjoys spending her time cooking and baking, exercising outdoors, and spending quality time with her family.
CPT Owens has a passion for providing health education and health promotion regarding breastfeeding to mothers and babies, as well as clinical nutrition and nutrition support.
Nutrition for Metabolic Disorders
Federal Advanced Amputee Skills Training Course; Fort Sam Houston, TX
Comparing three methods of assessing body composition in Active Duty Service Members
American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting; Baltimore, MD