Nancy Munoz

Nancy Munoz
Lecturer, Online M.P.H. in Nutrition


B.S., Marymount College; M.H.A., University of Maryland; D.C.N., University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey; Registered Dietitian, Licensed Dietitian/Nutritionist

Area(s) of Specialization: 

Geriatric Nutrition, Nutrition and Wound Care, Nutrition and Oral Health

Research Description: 

Research interests include components of nutrition focused physical assessment, oral health and wound assessment in particular. I am interested in RD/care provider attitudes and competency testing models.

Key Publications: 

Bernstein M, Munoz N. Position of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics: Food and Nutrition for Older Adults: Promoting Health and Wellness. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Volume 112 (8), P 1255-1277, August 2012.
DOI: 10.1016/j.jand.2012.06.015)

N Munoz. Contributor. Discovering Nutrition. Chapter 13- Childhood and Teenage Obesity: “The first Generation That Does Not Outlive Their Parents”. Fourth Edition. Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Sudbury, MA, 2012. ISBN: 978- 1-4496-3294-6

Munoz N, Lepore D, Borzt A, Funk D, Wixted D. Focused Nutrition Assessment and Improved Quality of Care through the Development and Implementation of Electronic Nutrition Assessment that Incorporates the Nutrition Care Process Standards into Electronic Health Records. Journal of the American Dietetic Association, September 2011 Supplement 2, volume 111 (9), September 2011, P A74

Munoz N. Apps in review- PubMed on Tap. Journal of the American Dietetic Association, volume 111 (1), January 2011, P 185

Munoz N, Touger-Decker R, Byham-Gray L, O’Sullivan Maillet J. Effect of an oral health assessment education program on nurses’ knowledge and patient care practices in skilled nursing facilities. Special Care in Dentistry 29 (4) 179- 185, July/ August 2009. Published on Line: June 22, 2009. DOI:10.1111/j1754-4505.2009.00084.x

Nancy Munoz Curriculum Vitae