Kibbe Brown, MS, RDN

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Kibbe Brown

Nutrition Consultant, Division of Diabetes Treatment and Prevention

Indian Health Service

LCDR Brown serves as the Nutrition Consultant with the U.S. Health and Human Services, Indian Health Service (IHS), Division of Diabetes. She is an officer in the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps. Her IHS career began in Pine Ridge, South Dakota, where she is a tribal member (Oglala, Lakota). She became a Certified Diabetes Educator and reconnected with Lakota culture and foodways. She has served as Supervisory Dietitian to the Rapid City Indian Hospital, South Dakota, and IHS in Zuni, New Mexico.
Kibbe is currently the diversity chair with the South Dakota affiliate Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She believes in collaborative efforts between Native American, non-Native, academic, and traditional knowledge to return health to Native communities.


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