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


  • 12/12/17: The department has been divided into the Department of Health Sciences and the Department of Health Professions
  • How to declare a Health Sciences Major
  • JMU Summer Hours
    Business hours from May 6 - August 16, 2013 will be Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. and Friday, 8:00 a.m. - noon.