Laura Knisley, DNP, APRN, RD,LD, FNP, IBCLC, CDCES, BC-ADM
Kettering Health System
Dr. Laura Knisley DNP, APRN, RD, LD, FNP, IBCLC, CDCES, BC-ADM is Endocrinology Nurse Practitioner and Registered Dietitian. She is Board Certified in Advanced Diabetes Management and is an IBCLC. She specializes in womens endocrinology and nutrition. Dr. Knisley has worked with the state of Ohio to improve hospital birth practices to support breastfeeding as well as state and local lactation policies. She started her career as an obstetrical nurse where she fell in love with the childbirth and lactation process. Later working with women with diabetes to achieve a healthy pregnancy, only to struggle with breastfeeding led her to lactation, and then to becoming a Registered Dietitian. The need to provide wrap-around care for her patients led her to become a Nurse Practitioner. She holds a Doctorate in Nursing Practice. Dr Knisley enjoys traveling, hiking with her dogs, and walking charity 5 Ks with her daughter in her free time.
- Maternal Health Complications Impacting Lactation
Sunday, October 9
3:30 PM – 4:30 PM