Eastern Michigan University

Debi Silverman

Assistant Professor; Associate Director of Technology

silverman 307 Marshall

734.487.2491

deborah.silverman@emich.edu

Education

MS - University of Cincinnati

BS - The Ohio State University

 

Teaching Interests

Nutrition Science/Medical Nutrition Therapy for Non-Dietetics Health Professionals

Food & Culture

Medical Nutrition Therapy for Dietetics Majors

Proper Uses of Instructional Technology in Online, Blended, and Face-to-Face Learning Environments

Generational Research in Dietetics

Generational Differences in Teaching and Learning

Evidence-Based Research in Medical Nutrition Therapy

Research Interests

Generational Research in Dietetics

Generational Differences in Teaching and Learning

Evidence-Based Research in Medical Nutrition Therapy

Member, American Society of Nutrition

Selected Presentations and/or Publications

"Technology-Enhanced Strategies That Assess Signicant Student Learning" presented at the 113th meeting of the Higher Learning Commission, Chicago, IL, April 14, 2008

"Achieving Student-Learning Outcomes Through a University Podcasting Program" presented at the 32nd Annual Conference of the Professional and Organizational Development Network in Higher Education, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 27, 2007

"Using Online Learning to Compete Successfully in a Rapidly Changing Environment" presented at the Food and Nutrition Conference and Exhibition of the American Dietetic Assoication, Honolulu, Hawaii, September 17, 2006

Additional Information

Awards

Excellence in Online Teaching Award - 2002 from Center for Instructional Technology in Education

American Dietetic Association Foundation Award for Excellence in Practice in Dietetic Education - 1998

Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education Outstanding Dietetics Education Award - Coordinated Programs - 1995

Dietitians in Nutrition Support Distinguished Service Award - 1998

Michigan Dietetic Association Award - 1995

Michigan Dietetic Association Outstanding Dietetic Education Award - Coordinated Programs - 1995

Michigan Dietetic Association Registered Dietitian of the Year - 1990

Dean's Award for Outstanding Service to the College of Health and Human Services

Certifications

FADA - Charter Fellow of the American Dietetic Association

RD - Registered Dietitian through the Commission on Dietetics Registration

The School of Health Sciences is part of the College of Health & Human Services, 303 Everett L. Marshall Building, 734.487.0077