Daniela Novotny



Department

Biomedical Sciences

Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

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Missouri State University
Biomedical Sciences
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897

Details

Education

  • MS, Health Promotion and Wellness Management, Missouri State University
  • Dietetic Internship, Barnes Jewish College of Nursing & Allied Health
  • BS, Dietetics, Missouri State University 

Teaching

  •  BMS 240 - Introduction to Nutrition
  •  BMS 334 - Introduction to Nutrition Assessment and Sports Nutrition
  •  BMS 335 - Nutritional Assessment

Research and professional interests

  • Complementary and integrative medicine/health
  • Dietetics education
  • Worksite wellness
  • Lifestyle intervention programs

Current Research:

  • The Effects of a Lifestyle Intervention Program (CHIP) for Lowering Chronic Disease Risk Factors and Improving Psychosocial Health

Publications:

  • Novotny D, Novik M. Attitudes and education of dietetics students about complementary and alternative medicine therapies. Topics in Clinical Nutrition. 2015;30(3):209-221.
  • Heiss C, Gara N, Novotny D, Heberle H, Morgan L, Stufflebeam J, & Fairfield M.  Effect of a 1-liter fluid load on body composition measured by air displacement plethysmography and bioelectrical impedance. Journal of Exercise Physiology Online. 2009;12(2).

Recent presentations:

  • Novotny D. Attitudes toward complementary and alternative medicine in dietetics students. Poster presented at Missouri Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Meeting, April 9-10, 2015.
  • Novotny D, Bowen S. Back to the Basics: An employee wellness survey at Missouri State University. Poster presented at Missouri Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Annual Meeting, April 9-10, 2015.
  • Novotny D. Bowen, S. Back to the Basics: An employee wellness survey at Missouri State University. Poster presented at Art & Science of Health Promotion Conference, April 1-3, 2015.
  • “Decoding Dietary Supplements” for MSU Employee Wellness Department; June 22, 2015.
  • “Back to the Basics: Results from the employee wellness survey at MSU” at MSU Employee Wellness Committee meeting; May 28, 2014.

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