Melanie Connolly

Lecturer

About

Melanie Connolly, MSc, RD, LDN, CNSC, is a Registered Dietitian specializing in pediatric nutrition. After obtaining an undergraduate degree in Biochemistry from Memorial University of Newfoundland, Melanie completed a Masters in Applied Human Nutrition from the University of Guelph in Ontario, Canada. Melanie has worked as a clinical dietitian in several Boston-area hospitals as well as assisting in data collection at Boston Children's Hospital for a multi-center trial. Melanie's community work includes writing the pediatric nutrition blog for Engaging Nutrition Kids and serving on the board of Mi Amore, a food recovery non-profit. Melanie currently works as an inpatient nutrition support dietitian at Boston Children's Hospital and teaches nutrition at Northeastern University and Framingham State University.