Health Education within the University of West Georgia’s Health Services, takes a proactive approach for providing quality personal health and wellness education. Innovative and relative programs that include class and group presentations, guest speakers, interactive activities, and social norming marketing campaigns provide a comprehensive, evidence based approach. Health Education annually evaluates and reviews the unique demands of the ever changing student body.
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Registered Dietitian: Sara Wilburn
Sara Wilburn joins the Health Services team as a consulting Registered Dietitian. She earned her bachelor’s in dietetics and nutrition and master’s in food and nutrition services and completed her dietetic internship at the University of Mississippi. She was recognized as the Outstanding Coordinated Program in Dietetics Student Award of 2013. Sara has experience serving as a corporate wellness health coach, where she led nutrition sessions and fitness classes for individuals and groups. She is active with the Get Healthy, West Georgia Community Transformation Initiative and is a Certified Lifestyle Coach for CDC’s Diabetes Prevention Program. She currently works as a Clinical Outpatient Dietitian at Tanner Health System where she provides nutrition counseling for patients with a variety of disease states who are striving to live healthier lifestyles. Sara has a strong passion for helping others reach their health and wellness goals.