Melinda Valliant, PhD, RD, CSSD, LD
Melinda Wells Valliant received a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition, a Master of Science in Exercise Science and Doctor of Philosophy in Exercise Science from The University of Mississippi. She has worked as a clinical dietitian, chief clinical dietitian, hospital based wellness center director and is currently an associate professor at The University of Mississippi, Co-director of the Center for Health and Sports Performance and Coordinator of Sports Nutrition for Ole Miss athletics. She is a board-certified sports dietitian and her research interests are applied sports nutrition, body composition, disordered eating and weight management. Her personal interests are promoting physical activity and good nutrition to individuals of all ages.
Tuesday, October 23
8:00 AM – 9:30 AM