• By Julie Stefanski
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  • April 4, 2019

PAND Outstanding Dietetic Educator Jodie Seybold

Congratulations to Jodie Seybold MS, RDN, LDN of Indiana who was named Outstanding Dietetic Educator of the Year from the Pennsylvania Academy of Nutrition and The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The Outstanding Dietetic Educator Award recognizes the excellence of educators in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics accredited and approved dietetic education programs. Seybold received her […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
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  • April 4, 2019

PAND Outstanding Dietetics Student Krissi Thomopoulos

Dimitra Kristina Thomopoulos of Philadelphia was named Outstanding Dietetics Student of the Year in the Didactic Program in Dietetics category from the Pennsylvania Academy of Nutrition and The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The Outstanding Dietetic Student of the Year Award is the highest honor bestowed upon a student member of the Pennsylvania Academy of […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
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  • April 4, 2019

PAND Emerging Leader Colleen Tewksbury

Colleen Tewksbury, PhD, MPH, RD, LDN of Glenside was named an Emerging Dietetic Leader from the Pennsylvania Academy of Nutrition and The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The Emerging Dietetic Leader Award recognizes the activities and competence of dietitians regardless of their age, who have made distinctive contributions early in their career to the Academy. […]


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  • April 4, 2019

PAND Outstanding Dietetic Educator Amy Porto

Congratulations to Amy Porto PhD, RD, LDN of Mechanicsburg who was was named Outstanding Dietetic Educator from the Pennsylvania Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The Outstanding Dietetic Educator Award recognizes the excellence of educators in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics accredited and approved dietetic education programs. Porto received her bachelor’s of science degree in biochemistry from […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
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  • April 4, 2019

Julie Stefanski wins PAND Keystone Award

Congratulations to Julie Stefanski MEd, RDN, CSSD, LDN, CDE, FAND who was named a winner of the Keystone Award from the Pennsylvania Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The Keystone Award recognizes Pennsylvania registered dietitians who have demonstrated outstanding professional standards through their leadership, willingness to serve, and efforts to advance the aims of the PA Academy of […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
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  • April 4, 2019

Outstanding PAND Dietitian of the Year Juliet Mancino

Congratulations to Juliet Mancino, MS, RDN, CDE, CCRC, FAND, originally of Beaver, of Cranberry Township who was named Outstanding Dietitian of the Year from the Pennsylvania Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The award is the highest honor bestowed upon a member of the Pennsylvania Academy of Nutrition and recognizes a Pennsylvania dietitian whose leadership and […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
  • In 2019
  • April 2, 2019

Help Kids Say Hello to More Fish

By Julie Stefanski, MEd, RDN Chicken nuggets, pizza, hot dogs- we’ve all heard the top favorite foods of many kids.  I can’t say though that I’ve heard fish mentioned too often as a favorite in my career as a dietitian.  While we can’t deny that fish offers so many benefits to our families, it can […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
  • In 2019
  • March 20, 2019

4 Reasons to Visit the Frozen Foods Aisle

By Beth Stark, RDN, LDN National Nutrition Month® isn’t the only reason to celebrate in March—it’s also a time to show frozen foods some love in recognition of National Frozen Food Month. According to the American Frozen Foods Institute (AFFI) and Food Marketing Institute (FMI), frozen food sales were up last year, yet one-third of […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
  • In 2019
  • March 14, 2019

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with Good Irish Food

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with Good Irish Food: Not what you might expect! By Laura Ali, MS, RDN, LDN My husband and I took a vacation in Ireland last fall.  It was a wonderful trip full of beautiful scenery, nail biting country drives and wonderful food.  Yes, wonderful, delicious food.  I know, Ireland is not […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
  • In 2019
  • March 9, 2019

What’s the PSU Student Nutrition Association Up To?

By Paris Winston, PSU Dietetics Student Penn State’s Student Nutrition Association (SNA) is student-led organization comprised of over 50 undergraduate students at The Pennsylvania State University located in University Park, PA. As a group, SNA provides its members with Community Service, Professional Development, and Member Engagement Opportunities. Some of these events include professional head shots, […]