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Pamela Weisberg-Shapiro

Program Director, Nutrition
Assistant Professor of Instruction
Social and Behavioral Sciences
Office

Ritter Annex 980A
1301 Cecil B. Moore Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Biography

Pamela Weisberg-Shapiro is an assistant professor of instruction in the Department of Kinesiology at Temple University. She has a bachelor's degree in nutritional sciences from Cornell University, a master of public health from Emory University and a doctorate in nutritional sciences from Cornell University. In addition, she is credentialed as a Registered Dietitian and a Certified Dietitian Nutritionist. Prior to coming to Temple, she worked with undergraduate and graduate dietetics programs at Cornell University.

Dr. Weisberg-Shapiro is developing a Dietetic Future Education Graduate Program that will allow students to earn an MPH and be Registered Dietitian eligible.  She is collaborating with key people in the College of Public Health to identify didactic and experiential learning experiences for graduate students.  Her goal is to create a program that trains culturally proficient dietitians who are equipped to deal with the complexities of public health nutrition.

Education

  • PhD, Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University
  • MPH, International Health, Emory University
  • BS, Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University