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Nutrition & Dietetics

Join a field that makes a difference as a USJ Nutrition & Dietetics student.

USJ’s comprehensive Nutrition & Dietetics programs will provide you with the education you need to pursue a career in a field that is experiencing rapid growth and is filled with opportunities.

Contact us to learn more about our programs, which incorporate core liberal arts requirements and basic science for the first two years, followed by professionally oriented courses and hands-on clinic experience.

USJ Volunteers with The Special Olympics Connecticut Winter Games

Reading Time: 2 minutes On Feb. 23 and 24, the University of Saint Joseph’s (USJ) Athlete Nutrition Advising Program participated in the Special Olympics Connecticut (SOCT). According to their website, the SOCT is a “program that brings athletes with and without intellectual disabilities together to play sports, gain physical fitness and develop friendships.” When Melissa Brown, Ph.D., R.D. LD,

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Living Well Eating Smart- Tips for a Strong Immune System

Reading Time: 1 minute Prevention is your best defense against the upcoming cold and flu season, says Carrie Taylor, RDN, LDN, lead registered dietitian nutritionist for the Living Well Eating Smart program at Big Y Foods. In an article in, Taylor, in collaboration with USJ’s Nutrition major Brighid Brennan ‘19, outlines steps everyone can take to stay healthy

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