• By Julie Stefanski
  • In Uncategorized
  • June 10, 2019

PAND Research Spotlight: Amanda Kopetsky, MS, RD, LDN

By Alissa Smethers, PhD, RD Summer is almost here! For the month of June, the PAND Research Spotlight focuses on Amanda Kopetsky, MS, RD, LDN. Amanda is currently working towards her PhD, and shares her research journey below. Where do you live currently? Merion Station, PA Is there anything you love about where you’re located? […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
  • In Uncategorized
  • February 9, 2019

Research Spotlight on Dara Dirhan, Ed.D, MPH, RD, LDN

  Article by: Alissa Smethers PhD, RD, LDN Hello February and cold weather here in Pennsylvania. This month the Research Spotlight features Dara Dirhan, Ed.D, MPH, RD, LDN. Dara shares insights on her journey in nutrition research below. Where do you live currently? Is there anything you love about where you’re located? I currently reside […]


  • By Julie Stefanski
  • In Uncategorized
  • January 11, 2019

PAND Research Corner: Spotlight on Emily Wallace

Article by: Alissa Smethers PhD, RD, LDN Happy New Year! I hope that everyone’s 2019 is off to a fantastic start. This month’s interview is with a senior nutrition student Emily Wallace from The Pennsylvania State University. Read below to learn more about Emily and the research she has been involved with during her undergraduate […]