About Me

Biography

Gigi Acker, MPH, RD, founded NutritionInsights providing nutrition-focused seminars and quick cooking classes at corporations. She has presented at Cisco Systems, Electronic Arts, The Gap, Intuit, Lifescan, IBM, Yahoo, American Express, 3M and many other Fortune 500 companies. She has broadcast nutrition messages through television appearances and radio interviews in over 30 cities.

10 years ago, Gigi followed her desire to teach college students. Currently, she happily teaches part-time at both De Anza and San Jose State University.

Classes I Teach

Fall 2018

CRNCourseSec.Title
22429NUTR 101Contemporary Nutrition
24319NUTR 105Contemporary Nutrition
23117NUTR 621LNutrition and Athletic Performance

Faculty Info

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Gigi Acker
PART-TIME FACULTY

Biology

ackergigi@deanza.edu

650.303.8199

S57 (classroom)

Education

  • Master of Public Health. Public Health Nutrition, University of Minnesota, 1991
  • Bachelor of Science, Foods and Nutrition; Auburn University, 1984

Office Hours

Spring 2018

  • Tuesday 7:30-8:30 a.m.
  • Wednesday 5:20-6:20 p.m.
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