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Sarah Bellini

Associate Professor
Nutrition, Dietetics & Food Science, Nutrition, Dietetics, and Food Science Faculty

S-219 ESC
Provo, UT 84602

Biography

I was raised in Soda Springs Idaho and graduated from University of Idaho in the Coordinated Program of Dietetics in 1998. I completed my master’s degree in nutrition at Utah State University studying percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement in persons with cystic fibrosis. I worked at Primary Children’s Hospital in Salt Lake City as a clinical dietitian and clinical nutrition manager from 2000 to 2011. I earned a PhD from Utah State University in May 2012. My dissertation studied the integration of nutrition education classes into English as Second Language classes for recently resettled refugees. I was a nutrition lecturer and assistant professor at University of Wisconsin Stevens Point from 2011 to 2014.

Research Interests

Clinical nutrition, pediatric nutrition, and nutrition education

Teaching Interests

Nutrition education and counseling, dietetic internship preparation, nutrition implications and disease, essentials of human nutrition

Education

  • Nutrition and Food Science, , Utah State University (2012)
  • Nutrition and Food Science, , Utah State University (2002)
  • Family and Consumer Science, Food and Nutrition, Dietetics , University of Idaho (1998)

Licenses and Certifications

  • American Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (1998 - 2019)

Memberships

  • American Adademy of Nutrition and Dietetics (1997 - Present)

Professional Citizenship

  • Other, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group (2020 - Present)
  • Officer (specify in Other), Utah Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (2019 - Present)
  • Member, Pediatric Nutrition Practice Group Malnutrition Committee (2017 - Present)
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition (2016 - Present)
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, Journal of Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (2015 - Present)
  • Reviewer, Ad Hoc Reviewer, Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior (2012 - Present)
  • Committee/Council Member, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Evidence Analysis Library (2016 - 2018)

Courses Taught

Publications

Sarah Gunnell Bellini Perry Chapman Kayla Szendre Catherine M McDonald Nicole Williams Dennis Lee Eggett April Hancock Dean Lauren Burgess Tatiana Bartholomew Rickelle Richards Sarah Gunnell Bellini Patricia J Becker Sarah Gunnell Bellini Molly Wong Vega Mark R Corkins Bonnie A Spear Elizabeth Spoede M Katherine Hoy Tami A Piemonte Mary Rozga Hannah T Gibson Catherine M McDonald Jennifer W Derrick Dennis L Eggett Sarah G Bellini Kayla C Jensen Sarah G Bellini Jennifer W Derrick Susan Fullmer Dennis L Eggett Jennifer Willahan Derrick Sarah Gunnell Bellini J. Spelman
Sarah Bellini