Larissa Brophy, MS, RDN, LD

Larissa Brophy, MS, RDN, LD

Assistant Professor (Nutrition)
614-234-3439
lbrophy@mccn.edu

Responsibilities

Provide nutrition integration during clinical instruction for Nursing 205, 295, 309, 399, 407, and 497, including Med-Surg for adults and pediatrics.

Guest lecturer for Nursing 309 and Nursing 406, covering nutritional management and care related to cardiovascular disease, gastrointestinal health, kidney conditions/disease, and geriatric wellness at main campus and Fairfield Medical Center.

Provided guest lecture for IV seminar covering parenteral nutrition and nursing care (Spring 2015).

Education

Doctoral Studies in Nutrition (not completed), The Ohio State University, 2005-2008

MS in Clinical Nutrition (focus on nutrition support), The Ohio State University, 2005

AP4 (Approved Pre-Practice Professional Program) Certificate, Mount Carmel College of Nursing, 1994

BS in General Dietetics, The Ohio State University, 1992

Certifications, Honors & Achievements

P.E.O. Scholar Award Nomination, 2007.

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society Membership, 2007. Abstract of Distinction (top 10), February 2006.

Publications

Litvinov D, Selvarajan K, Garelnabi M, Brophy L, Parthasarathy S (2010). Anti-atherosclerotic actions of azelaic acid, an end product of linoleic acid peroxidation, in mice. Atherosclerosis, 209(2):449-54.

Presentations

Brophy L, Skelding M, Reaves L and Edens N (2010). The effect of ONDS, an oral nutrition diabetic supplement, on insulin sensitivity in rats [2010 American Diabetes Association Meeting Abstract #2608-PO]. Diabetes, 59(suppl 1):A680.

Brophy L, Selvarajan K, Jaichander P, and Parthasarathy S (2008). Atheroprotective role of sesamol: Modulation of the lipid profile [Published Abstract]. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology Conference, Atlanta, GA, 08-A-636-AHA-ATVB.

Brophy L, Litvinov D, and Parthasarathy S (2008). Potential modulation of cholesterol homeostasis by sesamol [Published Abstract]. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology Conference, Atlanta, GA, 08-A-604-AHA-ATVB.

Brophy L and Parthasarathy S (2007). Non- pharmacological modulation of cholesterol homeostasis (Presentation). The 4th Annual Russell Klein Memorial Nutrition Symposium, Columbus, OH.

Brophy L and Parthasarathy S (2007). Non- pharmacological modulation of cholesterol homeostasis [Presentation]. Davis Lung and Heart Research Institute Retreat Day, Columbus, OH.

Brophy L, Baird M, Selhorst R, Auer H, Kornacker K, Howell AB, and Kresty LA (2006). Modulation of apoptosis, cell cycle and MAPK pathways in human SEG-1 esophageal cells by a cranberry extract [Abstract]. Am. Assn. Cancer Res. Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Conference, Boston, MA, 06-AB-656.

Brophy LT, Wolf KN, Nelson C, & Wessel J (2006). The effect of parenteral amino acids on premature neonates. Nutrition in Clinical Practice, 21(20):196. [Presented at Clinical Nutrition Week 2006, a national conference held by the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, Dallas, TX]

Community/Professional Service

FAN (Food and Nutrition) Club, Avondale Elementary School, Guest speaker

Boy Scouts of America, Guest speaker Public Policy Co-chair, Columbus Dietetic Association

Volunteer Speaker, American Heart Association (local chapter)

8:1 - clinical student:faculty ratio