NUTRITION, HEALTH & HUMAN PERFORMANCE

Nutrition, Health & Human Performance

The Department of Nutrition, Health and Human Performance fosters a comprehensive approach to learning that promotes the integration of physical and intellectual skills and abilities. The department’s faculty and programs encourage students to develop disciplinary and interdisciplinary knowledge, critical cognitive abilities, movement and nutritional awareness, physical skill development, and lifelong wellness behaviors.

Contact Information
Mrs. Cathie Ostrowski
Interim Department Head, Nutrition, Health and Human Performance and Director, Dietetic Internship Program
233 Martin
ostrowsk@meredith.edu
(919) 760-8419

Katie Burnet

Lacrosse player Katie Burnet's Meredith experience was shaped by personal guidance from her faculty and coach.

Nutrition Health & Human Performance Videos

Strong Story | Chris Dunham
Chris Dunham,’16, M.S. in Nutrition, knew that he wanted to pursue a career in the nutrition field, but wasn’t sure being a dietitian was right for him. He earned his M.S. in Nutrition because he knew it would help him combine his passion for sustainable food and nutrition with his desire to improve food systems in North Carolina.

Strong Story | Chris Dunham

Chris Dunham,’16, M.S. in Nutrition, knew that he wanted to pursue a career in the nutrition field, but wasn’t sure being a dietitian was right for him. He earned his M.S. in Nutrition because he knew it would help him combine his passion for sustainable food and nutrition with his desire to improve food systems in North Carolina.
Exercise and Sports Science Program
Majoring in ESS at Meredith College will prepare you for a career in your field whether you plan to go to work right after graduation or pursue graduate or professional school.

Health, Exercise and Sports Science Program

Majoring in HESS at Meredith College will prepare you for a career in your field whether you plan to go to work right after graduation or pursue graduate or professional school.

Why Heirloom Varieties are Important | The Meredith Minute
Watch this episode of Meredith Minute to find what happened to all those heirloom varieties of fruits and vegetables – and why it matters.

Why Heirloom Varieties are Important | The Meredith Minute

Watch this episode of Meredith Minute to find what happened to all those heirloom varieties of fruits and vegetables – and why it matters.