Campus Events

Fall 2018 Nutritional Sciences and Kinesiology Symposium

  • December 7, 2018
  • 1:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Enderis Hall 103
  • College of Health Sciences

Schedule of Events
1:00-1:05 p.m.
Welcome
1:05-1:45 p.m.
Keynote presentation by Michelle Rockwell, M.S., R.D.N.
Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise at Virginia Tech.
Michelle Rockwell is a Registered Dietitian currently serving as a faculty member in the Department of Human Nutrition, Foods, and Exercise at Virginia Tech. Her current research focuses on omega 3 and vitamin D supplements in athletes, and interventions to reduce low value healthcare. Michelle is a Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics who has worked with high school, college, and professional athletes for over 15 years. She founded the sports nutrition departments at the University of Florida and NC State, and has consulted with teams, organization, and industry partners throughout the U.S.
1:50-2:20 p.m.
Student presentations
Seniors in Nutritional Sciences & Kinesiology will share insights about their professional growth during their internship experiences.
2:30-3:00 p.m.
Poster session
Nutritional Sciences & Kinesiology interns present posters representing their individual experiences this past semester. They look forward to sharing their thoughts, observations, and lessons-learned with other students, faculty, and staff. Light refreshments will be provided.

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