Kevin Pietro

University of New Hampshire

Kevin Pietro is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Biomedical Sciences.  Since his arrival to UNH in 2014, Kevin has taught a number of courses such as, Sports Nutrition, Weight Management, Treatment of Adult Obesity, Geriatric Nutrition, and Nutrition and Wellness. Additionally, Kevin oversees the undergraduate Field Experience course and hosts an on-going research independent study, which collaborates with UNH Athletic, to assess the body composition of student-athletes.  Before joining UNH, Kevin has worked as a Clinical Dietitian in a hospital setting, where he assessed patients with a wide-variety of conditions.  Currently, he is pursuing his Ph. D. in the Education department at UNH, with a particular interest in cultivating empathy in undergraduate nutrition and dietetic students.