FIU Ph.D. student on becoming a registered dietitian in the state of Florida

Nicole Vitale, a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Dietetics and Nutrition at FIU’s Stempel College, shares her story of how she became a registered dietitian. What inspired you to become a registered dietitian? As food and nutrition play a major role in health and overall well-being, I wanted to become well-versed in the field […]

Ph.D. student aims to prevent overspending on heart healthcare

While working as a cardiology fellow in Germany, Cameroon native Abraham Enyeji ’23 observed how his previously treated patients were returning to the hospital. “People were coming back again…for things that could be preventable. For example, people who were smokers were coming back with cardiovascular issues even though they had procedures done to prevent heart […]