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Jan Dowell, M.S., M.H.S., RD, CSSD

Instructor, Nutrition
Benedictine MSNW faculty member Jan Dowell, M.S., M.H.S., RD, CSSD

Ms. Jan Dowell joined the Nutrition Department as an adjunct instructor in 2008. She is the owner of Dowell Nutrition Communications, LLC, providing sports nutrition services to teams and athletes, as well as continuing education programs for professional organizations. In addition, Jan works as a Wellness Dietitian for two hospitals in the Chicago area. Ms. Dowell earned a Masters in Health Education from Governors State University and a Masters in Nutrition and Clinical Dietetics from Rosalind Franklin University/The Chicago Medical School. Ms. Dowell is an active marathon runner and Certified Personal Fitness Trainer, complimenting her Board Certification as a Specialist in Sport Dietetics (CSSD).