Department of Human Genetics

Nutrition Fellowships & Doctoral Student Mentorships

We offer Training for Nutrition Post-Doctoral Students, Post-Masters Students, and Laney Graduate School Nutrition and Health Sciences PhD Students.

Post-Masters Clinical Research Fellows

Hosana Nagasaka, MPH, RDN, LD


Amber Malik, MS, RDN, LD


PhD Nutrition Students

Meriah Schoen, MS, RDN Doctoral Student

Meriah is a Master's level registered dietitian with a background in anthropology, human biology, and dietetics. She is currently a doctoral student in the Nutrition and Health Sciences program at Emory University and is working on her dissertation with Dr. Singh.

Meriah Schoen

Previous Post-Masters Clinical Research Fellows

Katie Draper, MS, RDN, LD


Lindsay Ryan, MS, RDN, LD


Previous Nutrition Health Sciences PhD and Post-Doctoral Fellow

Teresa D. Douglas, PhD, MS Associate Staff Scientist

Dr. Douglas has both a PhD and Master’s degree in Nutrition Health Science. She earned her doctoral degree and completed a post-doctoral fellowship at Emory University as part of Dr. Singh’s Metabolic Nutrition Program. In addition to her research, which focuses primarily on diet and biochemical markers in patients with PKU, she instructs the Nutrition and Chronic Disease course within Emory University’s undergraduate Human Health Program.

She also has an interest in the relationship between nutrition and patient neurological outcomes.

Teresa Douglas