Carmen E. Román Boneu, LD, RD, MBA, is a registered dietitian nutritionist with the Orlando Health Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children Center for Digestive Health and Nutrition. Carmen earned a bachelor's degree in nutrition and dietetic studies from the University of Puerto Rico. She completed residencies in primary care and dietetics at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Puerto Rico. She also earned a master's degree in business administration from Bayamon Central University, Puerto Rico. Prior to joining Orlando Health, Carmen worked seven years as a dietitian at several different hospitals in Puerto Rico, including Doctors' Center Hospital in Bayamon, Metropolitan Hospital in Río Piedras, and Hospital Auxilio Mutuo in Hato Rey. Carmen is dedicated to improving the quality life of patients through nutrition and has experience supporting individuals with a variety of health challenges, including diabetes, obesity, cardiovascular disease, hemodialysis, kidney transplant and cancer.