You will be placed at one primary facility for your rotations. Shadow days and short rotations are scheduled in other practice settings to obtain exposure to other areas of practice.

Rotations are arranged based on student interest, geographic location, and availability. Sites are located a few minutes to an hour’s drive from campus. The following sites are the most common placement sites – but are not all-inclusive.

Food Service Management Practice Sites

  • Assisted living and extended care facilities throughout southeastern Wisconsin
  • Milwaukee Center for Independence
  • School districts in southeastern Wisconsin
  • Hospitals throughout southeastern Wisconsin
  • Zablocki V.A. Medical Center

Medical Nutrition Therapy Practice Sites

  • Ascension Wisconsin
  • Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center
  • Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin
  • Froedtert Hospital and the Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Froedtert South (Kenosha County)
  • Midwestern Regional Medical Center (Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Zion, IL)
  • Waukesha Memorial Hospital
  • Zablocki V.A. Medical Center

Community Nutrition Practice Sites

  • Aging and disability resource centers
  • FoodRight
  • Gerald L. Ignace Indian Health Center
  • Head Start
  • Hunger Task Force
  • Milwaukee County Department on Aging
  • National Kidney Foundation of Wisconsin
  • University of Wisconsin-Extension Nutrition Programs
  • Women, Infant and Children projects throughout Southeastern Wisconsin
  • YMCA

Elective Practice Sites

  • Outpatient and Endocrine Clinics in Southeastern Wisconsin
  • Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin – Outpatient Clinics (GI, endocrine, etc.)
  • Medical College of Wisconsin – Translational Research Unit
  • Private practice settings
  • Rogers Memorial Hospital – Residential Eating Disorders Program 
  • Many other sites – and those listed in other sections – based on student interest