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Demonstrate an understanding of the importance of food and nutrition to promote health and prevent disease. 

Upon completion of the Coordinated Program, graduates are able to:

  1. Design, implement, and evaluate nutrition education for individuals in the community
  2. Design a business plan reflecting promoting health and preventing disease
  3. Produce a cost-effective meal with a nutrition message to promote healthy eating
  4. Modify a recipe to promote healthy eating and decrease the risk of chronic disease, including those individuals of economic disadvantage
  5. Provide MNT in the clinical setting to promote nutritional wellbeing
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Dietetics Home Coordinated Program Post Baccalaureate Internship Contact

Department of Allied Health Sciences
College of Agricutlture and Natural Resources
358 Mansfield Road, Unit 1101
Storrs, Connecticut 06269-1101
Telephone: (860) 486-2834
Fax: (860) 486-5375