During 2017, the Idaho Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics will be highlighting our members and what they do as the ‘Nutrition Experts’ for our great state of Idaho. Today we are recognizing:
Julie Buck, RDN, LD
Family and Consumer Sciences Faculty at University of Idaho Extension in Bannock County, Idaho
As a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, what do you do?
I am the Family and Consumer Sciences Faculty at University of Idaho Extension in Bannock county, Idaho. My teaching focus is health, nutrition, food safety and 4-H youth development. I administer the Eat Smart Idaho programming to persons with low resources in nine eastern Idaho counties.
What are the benefits you have seen from your services in the Idaho community?
Community members in Bannock county have opportunity to take classes in cooking, food preservation, diabetes management, and many other options. Persons with low resources are able to have trained nutrition advisers teach them the basics of nutrition, food safety and physical activity. 4-H youth receive opportunities to learn Healthy Lifestyle living techniques.
How can someone reach you to access your services?
Contact the University of Idaho Extension, Bannock County office, located at 10560 N. Fairgrounds Rd., Bld A, Pocatello, Idaho; call 208-236-7310, find us on
University of Idaho Extension http://www.uidaho.edu/extension/county/bannock
Thank you Julie for all that you do for our great state of Idaho!
To learn more about the Idaho Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and how you can join, please visit eatrightidaho.org.
To find a Idaho Registered Dietitian Nutritionist in your area, please click here