Judith Dodd

Supermarket Dietitian, Giant Eagle
Contact jdoddrd@aol.com

Judith L.  Dodd, MS, RD, LDN, is the corporate nutritionist for Pittsburgh, Pa.-based Giant Eagle Supermarkets and an adjunct assistant professor at the University of Pittsburgh. Along with her practice, she is active in volunteer leadership. Judy served as the president of the American Dietetic Association, and is currently is the chairman-elect of the American Dietetic Association Foundation. In 2004 she received a Medallion Award by the association and in 2008 received its top honor, the Marjorie Hulsizer Copher Award. Judy is known as a speaker, a consultant and a teacher with experience internationally as well as throughout North America.

Posts by Judith Dodd

in Refresh Jan 19, 2010

Heart Month 2010 Ideas

The fact that February is American Heart Month (thanks American Heart Association) is no coincidence. Of course, it’s linked to Valentine’s Day....More
in Refresh Dec 22, 2009

Get Customers Ready for 2010

Some events just happen — whether we’re ready or not — and the arrival of the New Year is one of them. Gift giving is still a very big part of the....More
in Refresh Nov 16, 2009

Savings, Holidays, Fun. What a Mix!

It’s a cross between walking a tightrope and throwing caution to the wind when you try to combine savings and celebrations. The supermarket dietitian....More
in Refresh Oct 20, 2009

My Flu Season Checklist

Whether it’s the media fanning the flames of fear, or a true epidemic, we are about to go into flu, cough and cold season. Many of our stores are....More
in Refresh Sep 22, 2009

Dietitians Plan for Fall

We’re in the season when consumers see time as even more of a barrier. Fall is beginning of a new round of activities. Groups that suspended meetings....More
in Refresh Aug 24, 2009

Preparing for Summer’s End

It’s hard to get past the heat and think ahead to the cool days of fall and…..the “season-that-cannot-be mentioned” (in my best Harry Potter style)....More
in Refresh Jul 16, 2009

Making More with Less

There is speculation that the economic crunch may be encouraging people to eat healthier. Imagine this: • Some of our customers are discovering that....More
in Refresh Jun 23, 2009

Healthy Summer Eating

Here in the East, we’re in the season of great local eating! Think juicy peaches, nectarines, plums, and corn, tomatoes and young and tender zucchini....More
in Refresh May 19, 2009

At the Dietitian Summit

Put a group of supermarket-based registered dietitians in a room with professionals from the food industry, communications, market research and....More
in Refresh Apr 21, 2009

Realities of Recessionary Eating

So where do healthy foods fit in a tight economy? What is the consumer cutting out of their purchases? Is “healthy” deep-sixed in favor of survival?....More
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