Julianne Riva, R.D., L.D.N., joins UHS as temporary clinical nutritionist

March 23, 2022 - Julianne Riva, R.D., L.D.N., is now serving as University Health Services’ clinical nutritionist. She has taken on the role while Molly Barnes, M.S., R.D., L.D.N., C.D.E., is out on leave.

Riva holds a B.S. in nutrition from UMass Amherst, and brings to her role over 5 years of experience as a clinical dietitian in various settings, including acute care hospitals, subacute rehab and nursing facilities, and outpatient dialysis centers. She is a licensed dietitian/nutritionist in Massachusetts and Vermont, and is a certified yoga instructor. Her clinical interests include wellness and health promotion, Intuitive Eating, Health at Every Size, and sports nutrition. 

UHS nutrition services can help with issues including eating disorders, weight management, athletic nutrition, nutrition for medical conditions, or general dietary questions. All services are currently offered via telehealth. For an appointment, call 413-577-5101.