Dana Jacko, MA, RD

Office:   UNIVH 365
Phone:   973-720-4346
Email:jackod@wpunj.edu
Office Hours:   By appointment

Department: Public Health
Position: Adjunct Professor
Area Specialization: Geriatric Nutrition, Diabetic Meal Planning, Exercise Prescription, Family Nutrition Coaching

Education

MA Exercise Physiology, Montclair State University

Dietetic Internship, Albany Medical Center

BS Home Economics, Dietetics, Montclair State University

Research presented at American College of Sports Medicine international conference on Strength training in Geriatrics and improved balance.

Related Professional Experience

Registered Dietitian 1993- present

Personal trainer and Coach  1997- present

Wellness director for Lakeland Health care services 2006-2011

Academic Achievements

Certified Child Exercise Specialist

Certified Adult Weight Management Specialist

Courses Taught

Nutrition, Therapeutic Nutrition