Dr. Melissa Wells Valliant
Dr. Melissa Wells Valliant

Assistant Professor of Nutrition/Sports Dietitian

Melinda Wells Valliant PhD, RD, CSSD, LD is an Assistant Professor in Nutrition at The University of Mississippi and the consultant Sports Dietitian for Ole Miss Athletics. She is a Board Certified Specialist in Sports Nutrition (CSSD).

Valliant's interaction with sports medicine physicians, strength coaches, physical therapists and athletic trainers has resulted in a strong team approach to good nutrition and overall health for student athletes. She has educated a wide variety of athletes many of whom have advanced to the professional ranks in their sport.

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