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Marlene Graf

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Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences

Dietetics

Prof Practice Asst Professor

Contact Information

Go toOffice Location: NFS 114
DialPhone: 435-797-2131
SendEmail: marlene.graf@usu.edu


Educational Background

MS, Nutrition and Food Sciences, Utah State University, 2005
Identification of factors affecting susceptibility to depression and influencing quality of life in adult cystic fibrosis patients based on age-at-diagnosis
BS, Dietetics / Nutrition and Food Sciences, Utah State University, 2003

Institute for e-Learning Excellence, Center for Innovative Design and Instruction, Utah State University, 2013

Biography

Registered Dietitian (since 2004), NDFS Faculty Member (since 2007), Emerging Dietetics Leader Award (2011), CAAS Teacher of the Year (2012, 2013), Eldon J. Gardner Teacher of the Year Award (2013)


Teaching Interests

- General Nutrition (NDFS 1020), Life Cycle Nutrition (NDFS 2020) - Various Teaching Pedagogy, Practices, Designs, and Formats (Traditional, Blended, Online, Flipped, Lab, Broadcasted, etc) - Instructional Technology and Learning Management Systems (LMS)

Research Interests

- Student Engagement & Knowledge Retention - Learning Theory and Pedagogy - Healthy Living Practices

Awards

2016 Outstanding Dietetics Educator Award (Nominee), 2016

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Nutrition and Dietetic Educators and Preceptors DPG

2015 American Farm Bureau Federation Communications Award, 2015

American Farm Bureau Federation

2015 USDA Excellence in Teaching Agricultural Sciences Award (Nominee), 2015

2014 USDA Excellence in Teaching Agricultural Sciences Award (Nominee), 2014

2013 Eldon J. Gardner Teacher of the Year Award, 2013

2012 College of Agriculture Teacher of the Year Award, 2012

2012 NDFS Teacher of the Year Award, 2012

2012 Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year Award (Nominee), 2012

Utah Dietetic Association

2011 Emerging Dietetic Leader (EDL) Award, 2011

Utah Dietetic Association

2011 NDFS Teacher of the Year Award, 2011

2011 Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year Award (Nominee), 2011

Utah Dietetic Association

2010 New Professional/Professional Advisor of the Year Award (Nominee), 2010

Utah State University

2009 Robins Professional Advisor of the Year Award (Nominee), 2010

Utah State University

2009 Outstanding New Professional Advisor Award (Nominee), 2009

Utah State University

2008 Outstanding New Professional Advisor Award (Nominee), 2008

Utah State University

2007 Outstanding New Professional Advisor Award (Nominee), 2007

Utah State University

2005 Outstanding Service Volunteer of the Year Award, 2005

Sanpete County Fair Board

Publications - Abstracts

  • Archuleta, M., Kudin, J., Grace, C., Odei, J., Graf, M., M.S, (2016). One-on-One Education Increases Breastfeeding Initiation Rates in the Hospital. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior

Publications - Books & Book Chapters

    * Has not been peer reviewed

    Publications - Fact Sheets

      * Has not been peer reviewed

      Publications - Curriculum

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Journal Articles

        * Has not been peer reviewed

        Publications - Literary Journal

          * Has not been peer reviewed

          Publications - MultiMedia

            * Has not been peer reviewed

            Publications - Technical Reports

              * Has not been peer reviewed

              Publications - Translations & Transcripts

                Publications - Other

                * Has not been peer reviewed

                Scheduled Teaching

                NDFS 2020 - Nutrition Throughout the Life Cycle, Spring 2018

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2017

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2017

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2017

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2017

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Spring 2017

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Spring 2017

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Spring 2017

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2016

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2016

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2016

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2016

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2016

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2016

                NDFS 2020 - Nutrition Throughout the Life Cycle, Spring 2016

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Spring 2016

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2015

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2015

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2015

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2015

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2015

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2015

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Summer 2015

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Summer 2015

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Summer 2015

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Spring 2015

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Spring 2015

                NDFS 2020 - Nutrition Throughout the Life Cycle, Spring 2015

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Spring 2015

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Fall 2014

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Fall 2014

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2014

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2014

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2014

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2014

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2014

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2014

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Summer 2014

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Summer 2014

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Spring 2014

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Spring 2014

                NDFS 2020 - Nutrition Throughout the Life Cycle, Spring 2014

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Spring 2014

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Fall 2013

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Fall 2013

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2013

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2013

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2013

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2013

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2013

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2013

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Summer 2013

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Spring 2013

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Spring 2013

                NDFS 2020 - Nutrition Throughout the Life Cycle, Spring 2013

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Fall 2012

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Fall 2012

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2012

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2012

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2012

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2012

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Summer 2012

                NDFS 3600 - Medical Terminology for Health Care Professionals, Spring 2012

                NDFS 2020 - Nutrition Throughout the Life Cycle, Spring 2012

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2011

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2011

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Summer 2011

                NDFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Summer 2011

                NDFS 2020 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

                NDFS 2020 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

                NDFS 2020 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

                NDFS 2020 - LABORATORY, Spring 2011

                NDFS 2020 - NUTR THRU LIFE CYCLE, Spring 2011

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Fall 2010

                USU 1010 - University Connections, Fall 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Summer 2010

                NFS 1020 - Science and Application of Human Nutrition, Summer 2010

                NFS 2020 - Nutrition Throughout the Life Cycle, Spring 2010

                NFS 2020 - Nutrition Throughout the Life Cycle, Spring 2010

                NFS 2020 - Nutrition Throughout the Life Cycle, Spring 2010

                NFS 2020 - Nutrition Throughout the Life Cycle, Spring 2010

                NFS 2020 - Nutrition Throughout the Life Cycle, Spring 2010


                Graduate Students Mentored

                Megann Dastrup, Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences, June 2012 - April 2014
                Sarah Lewis, Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences, September 2011 - December 2012
                Elizabeth Rabe, Nutrition, Dietetics and Food Sciences, September 2010 - December 2011