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Jennifer Weddig

Weddig, Jennifer


Children/Youth Issues, Nutrition


School nutrition, infant or childhood feeding, prenatal nutrition, breastfeeding, initiating solids, healthy foods for children, childhood obesity, trans fat

Degree: Ph.D., RDN

Title: Professor

Department: Nutrition


Office Phone: 303-615-0990

Alternate Phone: 303-437-6961

Interviewed by: CW2 News, FOX 31 News, 9NEWS, Reader's Digest


Jennifer Weddig, Ph.D., RDN, is a professor with the Department of Nutrition at Metropolitan State University of Denver. She’s been an instructor at the institution for nearly two decades, where she teaches a variety of courses to include: maternal and child nutrition, introduction to nutrition and medical therapy I and II. Her research includes infant feeding, childhood obesity, breastfeeding best practices and medical nutrition therapy.

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