UTK Former Trainee Spotlight: Megan Rodgers

Megan Rodgers, an alumnus of the Maternal and Child Health Leadership traineeship, is a registered and licensed dietitian at the Knox County Health Department. At the University of Tennessee, Megan obtained a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition, a Master of Science in Public Health Nutrition and completed the dietetic internship. Megan’s work at the healthContinue reading “UTK Former Trainee Spotlight: Megan Rodgers”

UTK Trainee Spotlight: Marissa McElrone & Marissa Black

This blog post highlights the work of two funded MCH trainees from the University of Tennessee, Marissa McElrone and Marissa Black. McElrone (left), a funded MCH trainee since January 2016, is a PhD candidate pursing her doctoral degree in Community Nutrition. Black (right) has been a funded MCH Nutrition Leadership, Education and Training Program trainee since January 2018, and is currently pursuing aContinue reading “UTK Trainee Spotlight: Marissa McElrone & Marissa Black”

UTK Trainee Spotlight: Marissa Black & Marissa McElrone

This blog post highlights the work of two funded MCH trainees from the University of Tennessee, Marissa Black and Marissa McElrone. Black (left) has been a funded MCH Nutrition Leadership, Education and Training Program trainee since January 2018, and is currently pursuing a Master’s in Public Health Nutrition. McElrone (right), a funded MCH trainee since January 2016, is a PhD candidate pursingContinue reading “UTK Trainee Spotlight: Marissa Black & Marissa McElrone”

UTK Trainee Spotlight: Marissa Black

Marissa Black is a graduate student studying Public Health Nutrition at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. She has been an MCH trainee since January 2018. She will complete her Dietetic Internship in 2020 and hopes to work in pediatrics as a registered dietitian. Every Spring and Fall semester, the Public Health Nutrition Program at theContinue reading “UTK Trainee Spotlight: Marissa Black”

UTK Trainee Spotlight: Alexandra Alford

Alexandra is a trainee at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Alexandra has been funded by the MCH Nutrition Leadership, Education and Training Program since August 2015, and is currently completing her dietetic internship. Each semester at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, we plan and lead leadership workshops for the first-year students in the Public HealthContinue reading “UTK Trainee Spotlight: Alexandra Alford”

UTK Trainee Spotlight: Marissa McElrone

Marissa has been a funded MCH Nutrition Leadership, Education and Training Program trainee at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville since January 2016. This blog post entails her recent appointment as an ambassador in the MCHB Trainee Ambassador Group. MCHB’s Trainee Ambassador Group (TAG) Starting this January 2018, I will be serving a 12-month term as a memberContinue reading “UTK Trainee Spotlight: Marissa McElrone”

UTK Trainee Spotlight: Ruth Zegel

Ruth is a trainee at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Ruth was a funded MCH Nutrition Leadership, Education  and Training Program trainee from January 2017 until December 2017 and is currently completing her dietetic internship. Live at 5 at 4: Promoting MCH Nutrition Events on Local Media Each semester at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, we planContinue reading “UTK Trainee Spotlight: Ruth Zegel”