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Urban West Regional Office, MU Extension


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Profile for Lydia Kaume

Lydia Kaume

Lydia Kaume
COUNTY ENGAGEMENT SPECIALIST IN COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
MU Extension in Jackson County - Kansas City
105 East 5th Street, Ste 200
Kansas City, MO 64106
Phone: (816) 482-5850
Fax: (816) 482-5880
E-mail: kaumel@missouri.edu


Counties served: Jackson

Areas of work

Dr. Kaume is an Associate Extension Professional, and Field Specialist in Nutrition and Health for the University of Missouri Extension. She serves Jackson County in the urban west region. She is a Registered Dietitian and holds a Master’s Degree and Ph.D. in Food Science & Nutrition. Lydia enjoys educating and is passionate about making a difference in the health of individuals, families, and communities in Missouri. Lydia plans and delivers programs focused on health and wellness, chronic disease management and prevention; and prevention of childhood obesity.

Professional background

2012 - Present: Associate Extension Professional, and Field Specialist in Nutrition and Health for the University of Missouri Extension. Serves Jackson County (Kansas City). Responsible for planning, delivering, coordinating and reporting adult educational programs in nutritionist, health, food safety, nutrition and health subject-matter areas: food resource management, physical activity promotion.

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Lydia Kaume

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Tuesday, January 26, 2021