College of Family and Consumer Sciences
Skylar Mercer is second year MS/DI student interested in sports nutrition and eating disorders.
Dawson Hall Suite 307 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
|Degree||Field of Study||Institution||Graduation|
|B.S.||Dietetics||Florida State University||2022|
NUTR 4645/6645 Functional and Nutritional Properties of Food (Fall 2022)
|Award Name||Awarded By||Year Awarded|
|George Griffeth and Leolene Chapman Montgomery Scholarship||UGA College of Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS)||2023|
|Virginia Wilbanks Kilgore Scholarship||UGA College of Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS)||2023|
|Foundation Student Stipend||Sue Linja, RDN, LD- Dietetics in Healthcare Communities DPG||2023|
|Foundation General Scholarship||Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics||2023|
|Southern Scholarship Foundation Lunquist Recipient||Southern Scholarship Foundation||2019-2022|
|Ford Driving Dreams Scholarship Recipient||Ford Driving Dreams||2018|
|FSU Sports Nutrition Fuel Bar||Volunteer||2020-2022||Foodservice|
|Southern Scholarship Foundation||Business Manager||2020-2022||Community|
- Dr. Sina Gallo
- Dr. Alex Anderson
- Dr. Joseph Kindler
Skylar is currently working on a secondary analysis using the National Children's Study data. Her focus is on the changes of vitamin D biomarkers throughout pregnancy. She is under the direction of Dr. Sina Gallo in the Child Diet and Health Disparities Research lab.