Associate Professor
Nutrition, Dietetics, and Food Science
Brigham Young University

S-232 ESC
Provo, UT 84602
contact address


Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Emily Patten has worked in clinical nutrition, hospital foodservice, and academia. She earned her doctoral degree at Kansas State University in 2016.

No conflicts of interest (01/10/2023).

Selected Bibliography:

Patten EV, Vaterlaus JM.
Prevalence of Depression, Anxiety, and Stress in Undergraduate Dietetics Students.
J Nutr Educ Behav. 2021;53(1):67-74. PubMed abstract

Mathews A, Patten EV, Stokes N.
Foodservice Management Educators' Perspectives on Nutrition and Menu Planning in Student-Operated Restaurants.
J Nutr Educ Behav. 2021;53(3):223-231. PubMed abstract

Patten EV, Beckstead E, Jones M, Spruance LA, Hayes D.
School Nutrition Professionals' Employee Safety Experiences During the Onset of the COVID-19 Pandemic.
J Nutr Educ Behav. 2021;53(1):2-9. PubMed abstract

Jones M, Eggett D, Bellini SG, Williams P, Patten EV.
Patient-centered care: Dietitians' perspectives and experiences.
Patient Educ Couns. 2021;104(11):2724-2731. PubMed abstract

Patten EV, Sauer K.
A Leadership Taxonomy for Clinical Dietetics Practice.
J Acad Nutr Diet. 2019;119(3):369-374. PubMed abstract