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My name is Nina G Rocca MS, RDN, LDN, CPT. I am a clinical registered and licensed dietitian/nutritionist and certified personal trainer. My mission is to help people gain a better understanding of weight management and how food and physical activity impact your health! To help people shape their food and activity choices to transform their health, prevent disease and maintain a rocking body. 

Background:
 
  • Candidate for the Doctorate in Clinical Nutrition from The University of North Florida

 

  • MS Nutrition and Food Science; Nutrition Informatics from Framingham State University, Ma 2018 

 

  • BS Human Nutrition; Dietetics from The University of Massachusetts, Amherst in 2006

 

  • Dietetic Internship through The University of North Florida; PCHD WIC Florida

 

  • Public Health Nutritionist for WIC; Florida

 

  • Clinical Dietitian; Tampa, Florida and Boston, Massachusetts areas

 

  • The American Council on Exercise; Certified Personal Trainer

 

  • CERTIFIED C.O.B.R.A. SELF DEFENSE SYSTEMS INSTRUCTOR

 

  • American Heart Association; CPR, AED, First Aid Certified 

 

  • Member of the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics DPG; Nutrition Entrepreneurs, Weight Management & Clinical Nutrition Management 

 

  • Published newsletter writer for the Massachusetts Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Evidenced Based Practice:

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics provides sound nutrition information to the public! Nutrition science is important to learn and be aware of, as it is a tool for a healthful lifestyle. 

 

 

"The Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2015 provides evidence-based nutrition information and advice for people age 2 and older. They serve as the basis for Federal food and nutrition education programs".

 

 

 

Fitness and exercise science research information can be found at ACE fitness.