James Madison University
PHOTO: Danielle Torisky

Dr. Danielle Torisky

Dietetics

Education


  • Ph.D., Community/Public Health Nutrition, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • M.S., Community/Public Health Nutrition, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • B.S., Home Economics, Seton Hill College
  • Registered Dietitian-Nutritionistsince 1985
  • ServSafe Certified; also ServSafe Instructor and Certification Exam Proctor

Current Teaching Areas


  • Nutrition for Wellness
  • Global Nutrition
  • Food Service Systems
  • Quantity Food Production
  • Nutrition Education & Counseling

Research


  • Nutrition education, behavior, & counseling
  • Nutrition for individuals with special needs
  • Civil War food & nutrition
  • Integrative & functional medicine/nutrition

Other Activities and Interests:


  • Keyboard musician
  • Yoga & fitness activities
  • Photography

 

Announcements


  • How to declare a Health Sciences Major
  • Health Sciences has BLACKOUT dates of September 15th and February 15th. You must be declared by September 15th to add HTH courses in the following Spring semester and by February 15th for the following Fall semester. There are NO exceptions.
  • JMU Summer Hours
    Monday – Thursday
    8:00 – 5:00
    Friday 8:00 – Noon
  • August 28
    First Day of Classes

Welcome from Health Sciences

PHOTO: Herb AmatoHealth is one of the most important disciplines in today’s world. Given the current and future global demand for well trained and passionate health professionals, now is an ideal time to study in our department. We urge you to learn about our programs to see where your future ambitions fit. More >