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Family and Consumer Sciences

1906 College Heights Blvd #11037

Bowling Green, KY  42101-1037

270-745-4352 (phone)

270-745-3999 (fax) (e-mail)

Dr. Karen Mason

Dr. Karen Mason

Nutrition & Dietetics Assoc. Professor

Office:  Academic Complex 209C
Phone:  270-745-3462


HMD-211 Human Nutrition

HMD-360 Advanced Nutrition

HMD-365 Sports Nutrition

HMD-459 Senior Seminar in Hospitality Management and Dietetics

HMD-462 Medical Nutrition Therapy II

HMD-581 Professional Preparation for a Dietetic Internship 

HMD-586 Medical Nutrition Therapy in Practice


Antioxidant use for cancer prevention and treatment

Use of outcomes assessment for improvement in dietetics education

Childhood Wellness

Joined WKU

Joined WKU in 2002

Received Ph. D. from University of Kentucky

Teaches Nutrition/Dietetics


Karent completed her M. S. in Clinical Nutrition and Ph. D. in Nutritional Sciences from the University of Kentucky. She has been at WKU since 2002.  Karen enjoys hiking, traveling, cooking/baking, and spending time with family.

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