PHOTO: Danielle Torisky

Dr. Danielle Torisky

Dietetics
Associate Professor


Office: HBS 2030
Phone: 540-568-6579
Email: toriskdm@jmu.edu


Education

  • Ph.D., Community/Public Health Nutrition, Virginia Tech
  • M.S., Community/Public Health Nutrition, Virginia Tech
  • B.S., Home Economics, Seton Hill College
  • RDN - Registered Dietitian-Nutritionist since 1985
  • ServSafe Manager Certified
  • ServSafe Instructor and Exam Proctor

Current Teaching Areas

  • Nutrition for Wellness
  • Quantity Food Production
  • Food Service Systems
  • Counseling Skills for Dietetics (undergraduate)
  • Nutrition Education & Counseling (graduate)

Research Interests

  • Nutrition education, behavior, & counseling
  • Nutrition for individuals with special needs
  • History of food, nutrition, and field of dietetics in U.S.
  • Integrative & functional medicine/nutrition

Life Balance

  • Yoga & fitness
  • Photography¬†
  • Television and classic film history
  • Print and audiobooks