Alexia Prescod

Alexia Prescod
MAN Coordinator
Phone number: 
519-824-4120 x52611
Macdonald Institute, Room 133A
  • MAN Program coordinator and seminar facilitator 
  • Field experience course coordinator and instructor  
  • AHN Academic advisor

Alexia is passionate about dietetic education and training and is the coordinator of the Masters of Applied Nutrition (MAN) program. Accredited by the Partnership for Dietetic Education and Practice, the MAN program is a unique one-year professional masters program for students who want to become registered dietitians.Prior to working in FRAN, Alexia was as the information officer at the Canadian Produce Marketing Association and an lecturer at St. Francis Xavier University for four years. She is a registered dietitian and member of Dietitians of Canada. Alexia's interest in simulation to support student competency development has resulted in the integration of simulated clients into the MAN curriculum and in a research collaboration with university colleagues. In addition to her role as MAN coordinator, Alexia is also the academic advisor for students in the Applied Human Nutrition major, the coordinator and instructor for the 4th year field experience course (NUTR*4850) and the facilitator for the MAN practicum seminars