Liana Lise Rodrigues

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Foods and Nutrition

PhD/DI Student


workOffice Phone: 423-596-7708

Current Classes

FDNS 4100/6100 Micronutrients

Dr. Arthur Grider


Degree Field of Study Institution Graduation
BS Dietetics University of Tennessee at Chattanooga 2017


Liana is currently conducting her doctoral research in the Human Nutrition Labortory under the direction of Dr. Jamie Cooper. Liana's previous research focused on the influence of afterschool nutrition education on low-income middle school students.


Student Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, UTC, President 2016-2017

YMCA Diabates Prevention Program lifestyle coach, 2015-2017

Student Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, UTC, President-Elect 2015-2016

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Student Member 2015-current

YMCA Mobile Fit Instructor, 2014-2017


Award Name Awarded By Year Awarded
Virginia Wilbanks Kilgore Scholarship UGA 2017-2018
Chickamauga Chase Scholarship UTC 2017
TAND Scholarship Tennessee Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2017
Outstanding Dietetic Student Award Chattanooga Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2017
Human Health and Performance Departmental Research Award UTC 2016-2017
Public Service Award UTC 2016
William E. Brock Scholar UTC 2013-2017
AkzoNobel National Merit Scholarship AkzoNobel Surface Chemistry 2013-2017

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