Amanda Holliday, MS


Clinical Assistant Professor 
Department of Nutrition

Program Director 
Curriculum Vitae 
Amanda Holliday’s Spotlight 
3 Squares: A Nutrition Blog for Older Adults


261 Rosenau Hall , School of Public Health, Dept of Nutrition 
135 Dauer Drive 
Campus Box 7461 
Chapel Hill 27599-7461 
T: 919-966-7214


2000  Appalachian State University  Minor,Gerontology

2000  Appalachian State University  BS, Foods and Nutrition

2002  Rush University Medical Center  MS, RD Clinical Nutrition


NUTR 640  Medical Nutrition Therapy I, II and Case Seminar  Syllabus

NUTR 630  Nutrition Counseling and Assessment  Syllabus

NUTR 615  Nutrition and the Elderly  Syllabus

 Research Activities

Mrs. Holliday is interested in older adult nutrition and the clinical and management nutrition components of the professional education for dietitians. She works primarily with students enrolled in the bachelors and masters programs to become registered dietitians. She currently teaches two diet medical nutrition therapy courses and an interviewing and counseling skills development course, a nutrition and older adult course and a diet medical nutrition therapy case seminar course. She is also preceptor for the master’s students completing the hospital-based experience and long-term care experience with staff dietitians in area hospitals. Mrs. Holliday is a member of the American Dietetic Association, the North Carolina Dietetics Association and the Durham-Chapel Hill-Dietetics Association.

Staff/Administrative Responsibilities

Mrs. Holliday is the Program Director of The Coordinated Master’s Program in Public Health Nutrition. The UNC Coordinated Program allows students to specialize in one of two concentrations: public health nutrition or clinical nutrition.