The President’s Award acknowledges a member for excellent service to the sector of vitamin schooling and SNEB.
Dr. Contento lately retired because the Mary Swartz Rose Professor of Diet and Training, and Director of the Program in Diet at Lecturers School Columbia College, a place she held for 21 years. Dr. Contento joined the Lecturers School school as an Affiliate Professor in 1977 and coordinated the Diet Program from 1985-2019. Dr. Contento really outlined vitamin schooling because the lead creator of a monograph on the weather of effectiveness of vitamin schooling, which was printed because the December 1995 problems with the Journal of Diet Training, the peer-reviewed journal of the Society. This monograph was used for a decade as a textbook for vitamin schooling, previous to the publishing of Dr. Contento’s textbook Diet Training: Linking analysis idea and apply in 2007. Now in its fourth version, and co-authored by Pam Koch, EdD, RDN, the textual content is taken into account the usual for the instruction vitamin within the context of multi-disciplinary understandings of the sector.