ANNOUNCEMENT: Beginning Jan 1, 2020 ALL UNCG employees who are members of the State Health Plan will have access to nutrition counseling, workshops, and all related activities and events for FREE, regardless of plan (both 80/20 and 70/30 plan are eligible). All services will be covered by the State Health Plan at 100%, under Preventative Services.

Nutrition Counseling

HealthyUNCG is offering One on One nutrition consultations with a registered dietitian! Registered Dietitian Cari Culp will be ONSITE to assist you individually with meeting your nutrition goals.  

Are you struggling with your weight, need help managing your diabetes, high blood pressure, cholesterol or need more help learning how to eat healthy? Cari can assess your current intake and make practical goals that will help you become a healthier you.

Cari is on campus 1 to 2 days each week! Most appointments meet in the EUC, Coleman Building, or in the Kaplan Center for Health and Wellness. Cari is also available at Becher-Weaver Building and Gateway University Research Park. 

*In order to minimize safety risks for our staff and our community, beginning March 16th, all appointments with Cari will be conducted virtually. Please contact us if you have any questions.

Nutrition services and consultations are provided by Christie Hunter, RD, LLC and are a benefit of the NC State Health Plan. Beginning in January 2020, ALL nutrition services and consultations will be covered at 100%! Employees on either plan, 70/30 or 80/20, will be able to meet with Cari or attend workshops at NO cost!

Christie Hunter, RD, LLC has a 24-hour cancellation policy.  If you do not cancel appointments within 24 business hours, you will be charged $50 for a no-show or late cancellation fee. You may email anytime to cancel. Contact Christie’s office at 336.790.6778 or for more information.

To schedule an appointment, click here!

Read more about Cari: Cari Culp bio

Nutrition Workshops

Cari offers free monthly workshops for UNCG employees. Information on registering for the next workshop can be found below!

Virtual Workshop: Hypertension and Nutrition

Tuesday, May 19, 12 – 1 p.m.

Join us for a virtual nutrition workshop on Hypertension (High Blood Pressure). Whether you have been concerned for yourself or a loved one, learning more about preventing and managing hypertension will positively impact your life! Hypertension can put you at a higher risk for health complications. In the workshop you will learn more about what hypertension is and what the numbers mean.

Registered dietitian, Cari Culp will discuss nutrition and changes in overall diet, if and what supplements to take, and how to incorporate these changes into your day to better manage hypertension. Zoom link will be emailed to you within 24-48 hours prior to the workshop.

Click here to register!