Kylene Bogden is the first board certified Sports Dietitian in the United States to have completed the Institute for Functional Medicine’s 5-day intensive course, Applying Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice (AFMCP). In addition to receiving education through the Institute for Functional Medicine and the Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy, Kylene has studied under some of the most well-respected Functional Medicine physicians in the country. She is also board certified in Integrative and Functional Nutrition (IFNCP) through the Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy.
Kylene holds a bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Dietetics, a master’s degree in exercise physiology and her accredited dietetic internship was completed at Tulane University School of Public Health & Tropical Medicine in New Orleans, LA. As a former Division I Track and Field athlete and Certified LEAP Therapist, Kylene specializes in nutrition for performance while taking into account food sensitivities, gut health and nutrient deficiencies. By creating personalized fueling strategies, she has helped to improve the health and performance of a wide array of athletes from high school to Olympic, NFL, NBA and more.
Kylene has been quoted as an expert source in publications such as U.S. News and World Report, O Magazine, Time, Prevention, The Huffington Post, CBS.com and Women’s Health Magazine. Additionally, she has been invited to speak on the local, regional and national level.