Jane Burrell Uzcategui

Jane Burrell Uzcategui

MS RD CDN, Teaching Professor, Nutrition Public Health, Food Studies and Nutrition Falk College, Syracuse University, USA

Jane is a registered dietitian and an Associate Teaching Professor at Syracuse University in the David B. Falk College of Sport and Human Dynamics Nutrition Programs. She specializes in nutrition in health, lifecycle nutrition, and medical nutrition therapy. Prior to joining the faculty at Syracuse University, she was a clinical site coordinator for dietetics students at California State University of Los Angeles where she placed interns in their supervised practice rotations. She also taught medical nutrition therapy, lifecycle nutrition and sports nutrition. Additionally, Jane has practiced as a clinical dietitian, clinical nutrition manager and then as a food service director in several states including Maryland, Kentucky and California. She is currently enrolled in the PhD program in Human Development and Family Science with research interests in the nutrition transition and impact of western cultural influences on health and nutrition practices of nations undergoing rapid economic development.