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Want to learn more about the ISU combined MS Nutrition / Dietetic Internship?

It's a great program and we welcome the opportunity to talk with potential applicants!

The Department of Nutrition and Dietetics is accepting applications for a Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA) for Fall semester 2023 and Spring semester 2024. The department will accept applications until April 24, 2023. Interviews will take place the week of May 1st.                     https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSf4E6WSNLPIOn9htwjnDE-ObWptLnHcbdhzrR9zfw9AxZUKBQ/viewform?usp=sf_link



Director and Coordinator

Char Byington, MEd, RDN, LD
Director, Dietetic Internship, Pocatello

Garrison Hall 620
(208) 282-3091

Kris Hilvers, MS, RDN, LD, CNSC
Coordinator, Dietetic Internship - Meridian

Meridian Health Sciences Center 

Our Idaho State University Dietetic Internship Coordinators, Char Byington and Kristen Hilvers, discuss the profession of registered dietitians and answer questions about our program. 


Capstone Advisors

Cynthia Blanton, PhD, RDN, LD

Garrison Hall 619
Office: (208) 282-3953
Email: cynthiablanton@isu.edu 

Chrissa Petersen, PhD, RDN, LD

Assistant Professor

Garrison Hall 604

Office: (208) 282-2512

Email: chrissapetersen@isu.edu


Allisha Weeden, PhD, RDN, LD
Associate Professor
Garrison Hall 603
Office: (208) 282-3591
Email: allishaweeden@isu.edu 

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