• Julianna Bailey, PhD, RD, LD is an Instructor in the Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care, Department of Medicine. She received a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Food Science from Auburn University. She then completed her dietetic internship and MS in Clinical Nutrition at University of Alabama at Birmingham, and earned her PhD in Health Education and Promotion at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Bailey currently serves as the Registered Dietitian for the UAB Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program. Her current research focuses on the impact of CFTR modulator therapy on nutrition and metabolic outcomes in adults with cystic fibrosis
  • Selected Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title Altmetric
    2022 Cystic fibrosis learning network telehealth innovation lab during the COVID-19 pandemic: a success QI story for interdisciplinary care and agenda setting.BMJ Open Quality.  11. 2022
    2022 Effects of Exercise on Nutritional Status in People with Cystic Fibrosis: A Systematic ReviewNutrients.  14. 2022
    2022 The Changing Landscape of Nutrition in Cystic Fibrosis: The Emergence of Overweight and ObesityNutrients.  14. 2022
    2022 Establishing a Cystic Fibrosis Learning Network: Interventions to promote collaboration and data-driven improvement at scaleLearning Health Systems2022
    2021 Patient and family experience of telehealth care delivery as part of the CF chronic care model early in the COVID-19 pandemicJournal of Cystic Fibrosis.  20:41-46. 2021
    2021 avorable Clinician Acceptability of Telehealth as Part of the Cystic Fibrosis Care Model during the COVID-19 PandemicAnnals of the American Thoracic Society.  18:1588-1592. 2021
    2021 Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics: 2020 Cystic Fibrosis Evidence Analysis Center Evidence-Based Nutrition Practice GuidelineJournal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  121:1591-1636.e3. 2021
    2021 Effect of CFTR Modulators on Anthropometric Parameters in Individuals with Cystic Fibrosis: An Evidence Analysis Center Systematic ReviewJournal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  121:1364-1378.e2. 2021
    2021 Patient and family perceptions of telehealth as part of the cystic fibrosis care model during COVID-19Journal of Cystic Fibrosis.  20:e23-e28. 2021
    2019 Dietary Macronutrient Distribution and Nutrition-Related Outcomes in Cystic Fibrosis: A Systematic Review (P12-016-19).Current Developments in Nutrition.  3. 2019
    2019 Effect of Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Receptor Modulators on Anthropometric and Growth Parameters in Individuals with Cystic Fibrosis: A Systematic Review (OR36-08-19).Current Developments in Nutrition.  3. 2019
    2009 An Overview of Hypertension among Filipino Immigrants in the United States: Implications for Research, Practice, and Health Policy 2009


    Year Title Altmetric
    2013 Cystic Fibrosis 2013

    Research Overview

  • Dr. Bailey’s research interests include body composition and the emergence of obesity in CF, personalized behavioral interventions to improve nutritional status in individuals with CF, and exploring health disparities and social determinants of health in the CF population.
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Public Health Education and Promotion, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2021
  • Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition / Nutritionist, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2011
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics, Auburn University 2009
  • Full Name

  • Julianna Bailey