Chickasaw Nation Nutrition Services: The Mission

Melinda Newport

Registered dietitians promote healthy eating and exercise through multiple education programs provided by the Division of Health and Nutrition Services. The program continues to evolve to meet the needs of the Chickasaw Nation.

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