Aaron Schwartz headshot taken at UK inside the Student Center

Aaron Schwartz
Dietetic Internship Director

Professional Profile

Aaron Schwartz joined the Department of Dietetics and Human Nutrition in August 2014 in a faculty role as a lecturer. Aaron is also the Director of the Dietetic Internship Program. Aaron is a registered dietitian as well as a licensed dietitian. 

Aaron obtained his Bachelor’s degree here at the University of Kentucky in 2009 and completed his dietetic internship at The Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, OH. After the internship, he worked as a Clinical Dietitian at The Christ Hospital for a little under three years. Recently, Aaron received his Masters of Science in Dietetics Administration here at UK. He then went on to earn his MBA in 2018. He enjoys combining his passions of business, dietetics and education.

Aaron is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Bluegrass Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Course Instruction

  • DHN 342 - Quantity Food Production
  • DHN 517 - Medical Nutrition Therapy II
  • DHN 520/526 - Medical Nutrition Therapy: Supervised Practice
  • DHN 522/524 - Food Service Systems Management: Supervised Practice


B.S. Dietetics, University of Kentucky

M.S. Dietetics Administration, University of Kentucky

M.B.A. University of Kentucky

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