PhD Nutritional Sciences - University of Wisconsin-Madison
Areas of Interest
Regenerative Agriculture, Sustainability, Food Security, Dietary Guidance, Protein Quality Food policy Live microbes Gut microbiota
Joanne is a professor in the Department of Food Science and Nutrition at the University of Minnesota and teaches Advanced Human Nutrition. With the help of current and former graduate students (n=75), she has authored more than 300 scientific articles on dietary fiber, carbohydrates, whole grains, protein, snacking, and the role of diet in disease prevention. Joanne was a member of the 2010 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (DGAC). She is a Science Communicator for the Institute of Food Technologists (IFT) and a member of numerous scientific societies, including the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) and the American Society for Nutrition (ASN). Dr. Slavin has given more than 350 scientific presentations around the world. Dr. Slavin grew up on a dairy farm in Wisconsin which she still owns with her sisters. She has B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is a Registered Dietitian (RDN).
FSCN 4612 - Advanced Human Nutrition (Fall and Spring)