PLNU Professor Named Outstanding Dietetics Educator

Date: 
Thursday, March 17, 2011

Cynthia L. Swann, MS, RD, CDE, associate professor and director of dietetics at PLNU, was selected as an "Outstanding Dietetics Educator" by the American Dietetic Association. The award is given in recognition of her achievements as a teacher, mentor and leader in dietetics education.

The American Dietetic Association award states: "Cindy exemplifies the values of the Association and plays a vital role in 'leading the future of dietetics.' She serves as a role model to future dietetics practitioners and through her efforts members of the American Dietetic Association will become the nation's food and nutrition leaders."

The faculty and students of the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences are proud of Professor Cindy Swann and the recognition given her for excellence in teaching.