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MS in Nutrition Education: Faculty

At American University, our online MS in Nutrition Education faculty have an understanding of nutrition science, behavior change strategies, education and communication strategies, and are proven agents of nutritional and behavioral change.

American University professors bring more than just academics to the classroom—they bring years of experience as respected practitioners, resulting in valuable and applicable insights for students.


Feon ChengFeon Cheng
Instructor

Feon Cheng, PhD, MPH, RDN, CHTS-CP, is a passionate nutrition researcher and educator. She received her PhD in Nutritional Science at the Pennsylvania State University, MPH in Community Health Sciences at the University of California, Los Angeles, and BS in Nutritional Science at the California State University, Los Angeles.

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Elizabeth CotterElizabeth Cotter
Assistant Professor

Dr. Cotter is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Health Studies at American University. She is a licensed psychologist with clinical and research...

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Nancy B. KatzNancy B. Katz
Instructor

Nancy Brenowitz Katz is the Director of School Partnerships for the Alliance for a Healthier Generation. In this role she builds and maintain cross-sector relationships with key national and local government agencies...

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Stephanie MullStephanie Mull
Adjunct Instructor

Stephanie is a Registered Dietitian and Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD) with a Masters of Science Degree in Exercise Fitness and Health Promotion.

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Cynthia RonzioCynthia Ronzio, PhD, MA
Professorial Lecturer

Cynthia Ronzio is a Professional Lecturer in the Department of Health Studies at American University...

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Anastasia SnellingAnastasia Snelling
Professor and Chair, Department of Health Studies Program Director

Dr. Snelling is Professor and Chair of the Department of Health Studies. She has been a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as a...>>Read Full Bio<<


Allison TepperAllison Tepper
Instructor

Allison Tepper is an instructor in the Department of Health Studies. She is a Registered Dietitian licensed in both Washington, DC and Maryland…>>Read Full Bio<<


Amy TrietiakAmy Trietiak
Instructor

Amy Trietiak is an Instructor with the Department of Health Studies. She has more than 15 years of health promotion experience and is the co-owner of a yoga studio in Falls Church, Virginia...

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Trina UlrichTrina Ulrich
Professorial Lecturer

Trina C. Ulrich, MD is a Professorial Lecturer in the Department of Health Studies at American University, teaching Sports Nutrition and Sports Psychology. Trina studied Sports Medicine during her undergraduate years...

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