Chartwells’ registered dietitian nutritionist offers a variety of services to members of the campus community.
Nutrition consultations are available to current students, athletes, and employees. Additional outreach services and programming for campus organizations, groups, and classes can be made by request. The dietitian is a resources for those with any special dietary needs, and/or food allergies that need help navigating the dining halls and food options available to them.
Common Reasons to Seek the Advice of a Registered Dietitian
- General nutrition concerns related to high blood pressure or cholesterol
- Disordered eating and eating disorders
- Vegetarian/vegan lifestyles
- Fueling for athletic performance
- Healthful cooking and meal planning
- Intuitive/Mindful Eating
- Digestive issues
All appointments are free. Referrals are not required.
Students or employees interested in scheduling an appointment can contact the Shaw Wellness Center. Appointments can be made Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m. during the academic year. During a typical appointment the dietitian and the student will work together to determine achievable health goals for the student to implement into their lifestyle.
Additional outreach services and programming for campus organizations, groups, and classes can be made by request.
Sessions are considered private, but are not governed by the same standards of confidentiality as a counseling appointment. Active eating disorders may require sharing of information with other Colgate departments.
The dietitian is only able to meet with current students and employees. (Unfortunately, she is unable to meet with family members, partners, and children).