Kathy Schmerr, MEd, RD, LD

Clinical Dietitian
Lindner Center of HOPE

Kathy serves as a staff dietitian at the Lindner Center of HOPE.  She provides services to inpatients, outpatients, and those participating in the partial hospitalization programs.

Kathy earned a bachelor’s degree in food and nutrition-food systems from the University of Dayton, a master’s degree from the University of Cincinnati in nutrition education, and completed a dietetic internship at The Christ Hospital.  Prior to joining the Lindner Center of HOPE, Kathy worked as a clinical dietitian in a variety of settings including public health nutrition, a large health system specializing in nutrition support, outpatient counseling, and an adult outpatient eating disorder program, and most recently worked in the long term acute care setting.


  • Masters of Education in Nutrition, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Bachelor of Science in Food and Nutrition-food Systems

  • University of Dayton, Dayton, OH

Dietetic Internship:

  • The Christ Hospital, Cincinnati, OH


  • 1999 Registered, Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics member
  • Greater Cincinnati Dietetic Association member