Associate Professor, Individual, Family and Community Education
University of New Mexico
Areas of Expertise
- Nutrition science and sports nutrition
- Medical research scientist studying the effects of exercise and nutrition on inflammation and fever
- Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics
Conn Lectures both nationally and internationally on the effects of exercise and nutrition for maintaining health and optimizing performance. Her published research includes the effects of exercise and nutrition on growth, immune function, and chronic disease. She is a Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics and serves as a Fellow of the American College of Sports Medicine.
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