Tarana Khan

State Program Coordinator-EFNEP
Assistant Team Leader, Rural Health and Nutrition
Rural Health and Nutrition Program Team, Sandhill Research and Education Center

Office: Sandhill Research and Education Center
Phone: 803-237-0775
Fax: 803-736-4418

Email: taranak@clemson.edu

 Educational Background

PhD Food Technology
Clemson University 2013

MS Food & Nutrition
Tuskegee University 1995

MA English Literature
JN University, Bangladesh 1984

BA(hon) English Literature
JN University, Bangladesh 1983


Provide program coordination for Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program( EFNEP) in South Carolina. Participate in strategic planning for EFNEP. Interpret/set/apply policy and procedure. Ensure compliance with federal, state and university policies and procedures. Work with a team to plan and develop comprehensive issue based educational programming information in the area of nutrition, diet, physical activity and health for children, youth and adults. Develop and maintain linkages with relevant individuals, agencies, organizations and other university units, within the state and nationally to enhance the educational mission of the program.