Division of Nutrition

Katherine A. Beals, PhD, RD, FACSM, CSSD

Kathie Beals, Ph.D., R.D., F.A.C.S.M.Faculty Position 

Associate Professor (Clinical)

Contact Information

  • Campus Office Address: HPER-N Room #208
  • Mailing Address: 250 South 1850 East #214,Salt Lake City, UT 84112
  • Telephone: (801) 581-5916
  • Facsimile: (801) 585-3874
  • E-mail: katherine.beals@hsc.utah.edu
  • Current CV


  • Ph.D. Arizona State University
  • M.S. California Polytechnic State University
  • B.A. University of California, Davis

Professional Associations

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition

Current Publications

Nutritional Needs of Female Athletes: From Research to Practice. K.A. Beals (ed). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. 2013

Harris L and Beals K.  Sport Nutrition for the Elite Athlete.  Lifestyle Medicine 2nd edition.  J Rippe (ed). Boca Raton, FL. CRC Press. 2013.

Beals K. Disordered Eating In Athletes. In: Sports Nutrition: A Guide for the Professional Working with Active People. 5th Edition. C Rosenbloom (ed.). The American Dietetic Association: Chicago, IL. 2011

Beals K.  Minerals and Exercise. In: Nutrition for Health and Performance 2nd Edition.  Manore MM and Thompson JA. (Eds).  2010.

Beals KA, Manore MM. Nutrition concerns of female athletes. In: Sport Nutrition and Metabolism. MacLaren D (Ed). UK. 2008.

Beals KA. Disordered eating in athletes.  In: Clinical Sport Nutrition. Burke L and Deakin V (eds).Sydney, Aus. McGraw-Hill Companies. 2006, pp. 201-220.

Beals KA, Warner SE. The female athlete triad.  In: Ensuring the health of active and athletic girls and women. Ransdell, L. & Petlichkoff, L. (Eds.)  Reston, VA: National Association for Girls and Women in Sport. 2005, pp 205-232.

Beals, K. The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES).  In: Guide to World Nutrition and Health. James, DCS. (ed). New York, NY. McMacMillan Reference, USA.