Sharon Collison

Clinical Instructor
Behavioral Health & Nutrition
Tower at STAR, 100 Discovery Blvd, Office 230, Newark DE

Sharon Collison is a Registered Dietitian and Instructor of Clinical Nutrition at the University of Delaware.  Sharon completed her B.S. degree in Food Science and her M.S. degree in Human Nutrition with a concentration in exercise physiology at the University of Delaware.  Sharon teaches a sports nutrition course at the University of DE and provides medical nutrition therapy at the Nutrition Clinic at UD Health which is open to the public. She also has written several CEU articles for Today’s Dietitian as well as an ebook, entitled, Nutritional Strategies for Reducing Inflammation and Enhancing Immunity in the Athlete. She has been a board-certified sports dietitian since 2008, providing sports nutrition guidance to middle-school, high-school, collegiate, elite and amateur athletes. Sharon provides sports nutrition services to the DE Blue Coats, the G-league of the Philadelphia 76ers. In her spare time, Sharon enjoys cycling, hiking, strength training, developing recipes and entering cooking contests.  She won the grand prize, $100,000, at the Southern Living Cookoff in 2005 for her chocolate coffee cheesecake with mocha sauce.


  • NTDT 310

Recent Publications

Recent Presentations

  • Delaware Academy of Physicians Sports Medicine Symposium February 2013: “Five Hot Topics in Sports Nutrition”
  • Delaware Dietetic Association Annual conference May 2013; “Five Hot Topics in Sports Nutrition”·
  • Obesity Prevention lecture as part of OBVIOUS campaign, May 2015
  • Division of Medicare and Medicaid Nurses Conference May 2016: “Nutritional Strategies to Combat Diseases of Inflammation”


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