Carrie McFarland, RD

Senior clinical dietitian

Carrie McFarland is a senior clinical dietitian in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU). Her role is to assess the growth and nutritional status of all patients in the PICU, and develop nutrition formulations to support their growth and development. She specializes in the care of children with critical illness, congenital diaphragmatic hernia, cystic fibrosis and tracheoesophageal atresia.


Pediatric Intensive Care Unit
1975 Fourth St., Fourth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-1352

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Vu LT, McFarland C, Bratton B, Lee H. Closer Look at the Nutritional Outcomes of Patients After Primary Repair of Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2017 Aug; 65(2):237-241.

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