April Rudat ’00 of Moscow, Pa. (below at left), received the Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year award at the Pennsylvania Dietetic Association’s annual meeting on May 5. This award recognizes leadership and performance of an emerging registered dietitian.
Rudat is a private practice dietitian and author of the book Oh, Yes You Can Breastfeed Twins. She is a freelance writer for local and national newsletters and magazines on breastfeeding. In addition, she is an instructor at Marywood University in Scranton. She most recently served as president for the Northeast Dietetic Association in 2007-2008.
Amy Virus, president of Pennsylvania Dietetic Association (left) and April Rudat (right)