My name is Nina G Rocca DCN, 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. 

Education:
  • Doctorate in Clinical Nutrition

      University of North Florida in 2022

 

  • MS Nutrition and Food Science; Nutrition Informatics Framingham State University in 2018 

 

  • BS Human Nutrition; Dietetics

       The University of Massachusetts, Amherst in 2006

 

  • Dietetic Internship through The University of North Florida and PCHD WIC Florida in 2010

Experience: 

  • Clinical Dietitian since 2011; Tampa, Florida and Boston, Massachusetts areas 

  • Fellow of the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics 

  • Secretary of the MAND local area group: NEMDA 

 

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

  • 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

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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.