Jennifer Gantzer, DC, MS, DACBN, FACN
Assistant Professor, Clinical Sciences – Florida
Jennifer Gantzer is alumni of the Florida NUHS campus. She earned her Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) in 2014 and her Diplomate in Nutrition through the American Clinical Board of Nutrition (DACBN) in 2016. In May 2020, she earned her Master’s in Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport and is currently enrolled in the NUHS MSACP, Master of Science in Advanced Clinical Practice (MSACP) program.
Dr. Gantzer is also a board-certified acupuncturist, an international speaker for the medical journal Pulsus, also both an author and peer-review editorial board member for the medical journal ACTA, representing their microbiology and neurology journals, peer reviews for the NUHS journal JACA, and is an editorial board member of the student journal Nutritional Perspectives hosted by the ACA. She is a member of the American Nutrition Association (ANA) and earned her fellowship in 2020 as a Fellow of the American College of Nutrition (FACN).
Additionally, Dr. Gantzer is the president of the Pinellas County Chiropractic Society (PCCS) and has been a board member for several years, is the Chair of the ACBN nutrition board-certifying Exam Committee, and the Director of the ACA Council on Nutrition Mentorship program.
At the university, Dr. Gantzer teaches Nutritional Biochemistry, Science of Diet and Nutrition, Evaluation and Management of the Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary systems, Clinical Diagnostic Labs, Evidence-based Practice for the Clinical Setting, and Manipulation of the Thoracic Spine a chiropractic technique class. Prior to becoming an NUHS instructor, Dr. Gantzer had a successful practice in St. Petersburg and Tampa Florida, and in 2018 explored international opportunities in Europe, electing to practice in Ypenburg and Rijswijk, Netherlands for one year.