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UNLV Nutrition Center

The UNLV Nutrition Center provides a positive environment for faculty, staff, students, and members of the community to receive evidence-based nutrition education. Classes and workshops highlight the prevention and management of chronic illness, address common myths related to nutrition, discuss ways to optimize athletic performance, and illustrate how to maintain a healthy, active lifestyle on a budget.

Get Informed

Our library contains tip sheets about many nutrition topics including portion control and dietary needs.

View Our Handouts Watch Educational Videos

Start Cooking

Our home-cooked recipes are simple, quick, nutritious, and delicious. These recipes will give you the confidence and motivation to prepare fresh meals on your own. These suggestions are just a starting point. Experiment with a variety of vegetables, lean proteins, whole grains, and sauces that satisfy your taste buds.

Main Meals Soups Salads Snacks Desserts

Helpful Links

Connect With Us

There are many ways to stay connected with the UNLV Nutrition Center and its activities.
For additional information, send an email to nutrition.center@unlv.edu or speak with one of the UNLV Nutrition Center instructors.

Staff

Laura J. Kruskall, PhD, RDN, CSSD, LD, FACSM, FAND

Director

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Office: BHS 330
Mail Code: 3026
Phone: 702-895-4985
Fax: 702-895-2616

Donna Gould

Nutrition Educator

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Estefania Herrera

Nutrition Educator

Estefania Herrera

Nancy Zheng

Nutrition Educator

Nancy Zheng