Positions

Overview

  • Professor Pietro joined the UNH Nutrition Program in 2014. Since joining the faculty he has had the opportunity to teach over 10 different courses related to nutritional approaches to prevent disease (NUTR 773 and 765), improve overall health and wellness (NUTR 506, 610, 758, and 895) and gain a competitive advantage (NUTR 546). A number of courses have been centered around experiential learning, providing and supervising semester-long internships (NUTR 600), collaborating with UNH Athletics (NUTR 699), and assisting students in counseling clients from the community (NUTR 758).

    Additionally, Professor Pietro is currently working on his Ph.D. in Education from UNH. His research interests pertain to teaching/training future nutrition professionals, specifically related to favorable counseling traits and dispositions.
  • Publications

    Academic Article

    Year Title
    2016 An Overlooked Issue: Screening Older Adults for Risky and Harmful Alcohol ConsumptionThe Spectrum.  Summer:1-7. 2016
    2015 Optimizing Protein in the Older AdultAmerican Journal of Lifestyle Medicine.  9:266-271. 2015
    2014 Vitamin B12 Intake Correlated to Physical and Mental Improvements in Multiple Sclerosis Specific Quality of LifeInternational Journal of Advanced Nutritional and Health Science.  2:67-88. 2014

    Teaching Activities

  • Honors Senior Thesis Taught course 2019
  • Independent Study Taught course 2019
  • Nutrition Education&Counseling Taught course 2019
  • Nutrition Education&Counseling Taught course 2019
  • Nutrition Education&Counseling Taught course 2019
  • Nutrition in Exercise & Sports Taught course 2019
  • Undergrad Teaching Experience Taught course 2019
  • Weight Management Practicum Taught course 2019
  • Weight Management Practicum Taught course 2019
  • Nutrition in Exercise & Sports Taught course 2019
  • Clinical Nutrition Taught course 2019
  • Field Experience in Nutrition Taught course 2019
  • Independent Study Taught course 2019
  • Undergrad Teaching Experience Taught course 2019
  • Field Experience in Nutrition Taught course 2018
  • Independent Study Taught course 2018
  • Nutrition Education&Counseling Taught course 2018
  • Nutrition Education&Counseling Taught course 2018
  • Nutrition Education&Counseling Taught course 2018
  • Nutrition in Exercise & Sports Taught course 2018
  • Weight Management Practicum Taught course 2018
  • Weight Management Practicum Taught course 2018
  • Nutrition in Exercise & Sports Taught course 2018
  • Clinical Nutrition Taught course 2018
  • Field Experience in Nutrition Taught course 2018
  • Honors Senior Thesis Taught course 2018
  • Independent Study Taught course 2018
  • Field Experience in Nutrition Taught course 2017
  • Honors Senior Thesis Taught course 2017
  • Independent Study Taught course 2017
  • Nutrition in Exercise & Sports Taught course 2017
  • Weight Management Practicum Taught course 2017
  • Weight Management Practicum Taught course 2017
  • Nutrition in Exercise & Sports Taught course 2017
  • Field Experience in Nutrition Taught course 2017
  • Geriatric Nutrition Taught course 2017
  • Independent Study Taught course 2017
  • Nutrition and Wellness Taught course 2017
  • Independent Study Taught course 2016
  • Nutrition in Exercise & Sports Taught course 2016
  • Weight Management Practicum Taught course 2016
  • Weight Management Practicum Taught course 2016
  • Nutrition in Exercise & Sports Taught course 2016
  • Geriatric Nutrition Taught course 2016
  • Independent Study Taught course 2016
  • Nutrition and Wellness Taught course 2016
  • Prof Perspectives Nutrition Taught course 2016
  • Nutrition in Exercise & Sports Taught course 2015
  • Prof Perspectives Nutrition Taught course 2015
  • Nutrition in Exercise & Sports Taught course 2015
  • Geriatric Nutrition Taught course 2015
  • Prof Perspectives Nutrition Taught course 2015
  • Weight Management Practicum Taught course 2015
  • Nutrition in Exercise & Sports Taught course 2014
  • Nutrition in Exercise & Sports Taught course 2014
  • Treatment of Adult Obesity Taught course 2014
  • Education And Training

  • B.S. Family&Consumer/Human Sci., Illinois State Univ
  • M.S. Family&Consumer/Human Sci., Illinois State Univ
  • Full Name

  • Kevin Pietro