Sapna Batheja, PhD, RD, LDN
Speaker/ Assistant Professor
George Mason University
Dr. Sapna Batheja is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Food and Nutrition Studies at George Mason University. Dr. Bathejas research interests are how to leverage technology to create dietary behavior changes and impact overweight and obesity. Additional research interests include evaluating the level of acculturation and intergenerational differences in dietary habits among Black Americans and Latino Americans.
As a Registered Dietitian, Dr. Batheja has had extensive experience in a variety of DC-based community settings, including schools, policy, and grant management. Before coming to Mason, Dr. Batheja was an Assistant Professor and Clinical Coordinator for the Coordinated Program in Dietetics at Howard University.
- Leveraging Partnerships to Improve Nutrition Education Programs for Disadvantaged Communities
Tuesday, October 19
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM