- On August 29, 2019
Our August Internship Spotlight is on GSU Nutrition student Sallay Jabbie. You might have seen here around the office snuggling with babies, laughing over tea or quickly jotting down notes absorbing all she can about the world of pediatric nutrition, maternal nutrition and lactation support. Get to know Sallay as we have over the last month!
LinkedIn: https: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sallay-jabbie-a7856a6a/
School: Georgia State University
Major and Degree: Nutrition/ Health Science – Masters
Expected Graduation: December 2020
Where are you originally from? Atlanta, GA
What made you decide on your chosen career path? I was inspired to switch to nutrition after taking a fundamental nutrition class in undergrad.
What activities are you involved in? My hobbies are yoga and reading
Why did you choose to intern at Pea Pod Nutrition and Lactation Support? I was interested in working with Alicia after she presented to our class in Spring 2019. She gave a great presentation on infant nutrition and I was intrigued to learn more about her work.
What is the best thing about working with Pea Pod so far? Being able to see the parent leave with a look of relief on their faces after working with Alicia
What is the one thing you couldn’t live without? My bed- I love days when I am able to sleep in
If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would it be? Sierra Leone, West Africa
Favorite App?- Twitter
Favorite TV show to binge watch?- The Office