PHOTO:A. Laura Dengo

Dr. A. Laura Dengo

Dietetics
Assistant Professor


Office: HBS 2026
Phone: 540-568-8971
Email: dengofal@jmu.edu


Education

  • Ph.D., Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise, Virginia Tech
  • M.S., Human Nutrition, Foods and Exercise, Virginia Tech
  • B.S., Human Nutrition, University of Costa Rica

Teaching Area

  • Global Nutrition
  • Nutrition for Wellness
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Research Methods

Research

  • Integrative health strategies for weight management and chronic disease prevention/treatment.
  • Obesity and cardiovascular diseases.
  • Health behaviors and adherence to healthy lifestyle habits.