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Mechelle Bailey

Mechelle Bailey

Clinical Instructor

Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food & Life Sciences

(THES)-AFLS-Human Environ Science

Phone: 479-575-6726

Fax: (479)575-7171

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Mechelle Bailey, MS, RDN, LDN is a clinical instructor and the Director of the Didactic Program in Dietetics in the Dale Bumpers College of Agricultural, Food and Life Sciences at the University of Arkansas.  She earned her BS from the University of Arkansas (major: Dietetics).  She completed her Dietetic Internship and Residency Program and Master of Science Degree in Nutrition through the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and the University of Tennessee Center for the Health Sciences in Memphis.  In her 27 year career as a clinical dietitian, she worked primarily in pediatric nutrition focusing on children with special health care needs, metabolic/genetics needs and neonatal intensive care units.  In 2012, she accepted a position as a clinical instructor and is responsible for both teaching and advising of students in the nutrition and dietetics and the general foods and human nutrition concentrations. She was named Director of the DPD Program in the fall of 2015.

Pediatric Nutrition and Community Health Issues

NUTR 1201 – Introduction to the Dietetics Profession

NUTR 3203 – Human Nutrition

NUTR 4223 – Life Cycle Nutrition

NUTR 4243 – Community Nutrition

B.S. Dietetics, University of Arkansas (1983)

                M.S. Nutrition, University of Tennessee (1985)

Dietetic Internship & Residency Program, University of Tennessee Center for Health Sciences   (1985)