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Online Master's in Nutrition Education Resources

Healthy Food, Happy Bodies, and the Role of Nutrition Educators

Maybe you feel like you’re a natural teacher, but the subjects that are most common in teaching—math, reading, language, science, and history—aren’t exactly where your heart lies. Instead, your true passion is nutrition and... Read Full Article

Understand Balanced Nutrition to Teach Healthy Eating

People who claim that good nutrition is out of reach tend to give two reasons: They say eating well costs too much, or that it takes too much time. Neither has to be the case.

Become a Health Coach and Make a Difference

Are you at a point in your life where you want to make a difference and help others lead better and happier lives? Are you passionate about nutrition, fitness, and wellness?

Nutrition Educator David Poms Discusses Initiatives at the Capital Area Food Bank [Webinar]

David Poms, Director of Education at the Capital Area Food Bank in Washington, DC presented on April 7, 2016 on putting nutrition education in action and making a difference in the community by making healthy food more accessible... Read Full Article

[Video] Master’s in Nutrition Education Professors Share Perspectives On Online Education

American University’s online MS in Nutrition Education Professors recently shared their perspectives and their experience teaching in the online... Read Full Article

Health Communication: An Online Assignment Transforms Into Student’s Real World Opportunity

Classroom assignments based on theory and research can sometimes feel disconnected from challenges faced in the “real world”.

Q&A with Program Director Dr. Anastasia Snelling

Program Director Anastasia Snelling answered a few detailed questions about the online MS in Nutrition Education program, why it’s unique and career outcomes during her latest virtual webinar on February 2016.

Dietary Guidelines Webinar with Dr. Anastasia Snelling

Online MS in Nutrition Education Program Director Anastasia Snelling presented on February 23, 2016 on the latest updates to the Dietary Guidelines.

Do You Need Vitamin Supplements?

Vitamin supplementation is a controversial topic in nutrition as numerous products can be found to help consumers prevent deficiencies and maintain normal body functioning.