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Karen Koeppe


Registered Dietitian, Nutritionist and Certified Diabetes Educator


Medical Nutrition Therapy, Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support, Health Promotion, Chronic Disease Case Management and Care Coordination

Area of Special Interest:

Diabetes, diabetes prevention, weight management, health promotion


Packard Main Ann Arbor, Packard West, Packard Ypsilanti




National Certification Board of Diabetes Educators, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Education and Training:

M.S.: University of Wisconsin-Madison, Nutritional Sciences
B.S.: University of Missouri-Columbia, Human Nutrition (Medical Dietetics Coordinated Program)

Language(s) in addition to English:

conversational Spanish

Recognition and Awards:

Recognized at Packard Health’s 40th Anniversary Celebration for “Inspiring Wellness”

Personal Statement:

I believe in the benefits of nutrition, especially plant-based diets, and daily exercise in the prevention and management of many chronic conditions and in promoting good health and wellness. I work to guide, educate and empower my patients to make their own choices to meet their individual goals for health. The team-based, patient-centered care at Packard Health is exceptional, and I am both honored and humbled to work with our patients that reflect the rich diversity of the Ann Arbor-Ypsilanti area.

Karen has coordinated the summer walking program Packard Pacers since 2004. See video »

Karen has contributed many health recipes for everyone to enjoy. See recipes »

Dr. Rion praises the uncommon caregivers at Packard. Read more »

Why Packard Health? Patient-centered primary care. Patient-centered primary care.
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