FSHN 444 - Nutrition and Aging

  • 1 credit

Effect of aging on nutrient needs and impact of nutrition on successful aging and health in the elderly. Admission to Gerontology Interdisciplinary Studies Program can be substituted for FSHN 150. Credit not allowed for both FSHN 444 and FSHN 459 (Nutrition in the Life Cycle).

This course can be applied toward:


FSHN 150 (Survey of Human Nutrition).

Textbooks and Materials

Textbooks and materials can be purchased at the CSU Bookstore unless otherwise indicated.


  • Nutrition for the Older Adult, 3rd Ed. (2020)
    Bernstein, Melissa and Munoz, Nancy
    ISBN: 978-1284048933


Michelle Milholland, MS, RDN
Michelle Milholland, MS, RDN


Michelle Milholland is a registered dietitian nutritionist and instructor in the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition at Colorado State University. She has professional experience in clinical nutrition, community nutrition, education, and online curriculum development at the graduate and undergraduate level. Her interests include health promotion through food, chronic disease prevention, food security, food safety, and optimizing learning and engagement in online courses. She has been teaching and developing online courses since 2011.

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