Assoc. Professor and Extension Nutrition Specialist; PI, Family Nutrition, Program and EFNEP, Dept. of Family, Youth, and Community Sciences, University of Florida
Karla P. Shelnutt is an Associate Professor, Extension Nutrition Specialist, and a Registered Dietitian. Dr. Shelnutt provides state-wide leadership for her Extension program that focuses on obesity prevention through the lifecycle. She serves as the Principal Investigator of the Family Nutrition Program (Florida’s SNAP-Education Program) and the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program, two Extension programs that focus on nutrition education for low-income families.