Dr. Renee Korczak received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition from the University of Connecticut and Master of Arts Degree in Medical Nutrition from Boston University School of Medicine. She moved to Minneapolis in 2011 to pursue her PhD in Human Nutrition and to become a registered dietitian (RD). Dr. Korczak worked under Dr. Joanne Slavin and her research focuses on the effects of carbohydrates (primarily fiber) on digestive health and satiety. She currently has an appointment at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities, where she teaches Sports Nutrition and Principles of Nutrition to undergraduate students. Dr. Korczak is a frequent media source on various nutrition topics for Kare 11 and is the Communications Chair for the Minnesota Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (MAND).