Joanne Christaldi, PhD, RDN, LDN
Associate Professor and DPD Director
West Chester University
Dr. Joanne Christaldi is an Associate Professor of Nutrition and Graduate Program Director at West Chester University where she has been a faculty member since 2013. She earned her Ph.D. in Health Promotion and Behavior from the University of Georgia, her masters degree in Human Nutrition and Dietetic Internship from the University of Delaware, and her bachelors degree in Foods and Nutrition from St. Elizabeth University. She has worked for over 15 years as a clinical dietitian, research assistant, and academic faculty member. Joannes research interests include hunger and food insecurity, chronic disease prevention/MNT, and high-impact practice learning. Joanne has been an active Academy member. She currently serves on the leadership board of the NEHP DPG since 2014 and has been a member of NDEP since 2009.
- The Ram Chef Program: Building Skills and Self-Efficacy of Nutrition Professionals Through Culinary Instruction for Persons with Intellectual Disabilities
Monday, October 18
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM