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Changes in UBC Dietetics Major

The UBC Dietetics Program will be changing to incorporate the feedback from various community stakeholders. The current Bachelor of Science (Food, Nutrition and Health – Dietetics Major) curriculum will be modified to increase the number of accepted applicants and improve students’ understanding of rural and Indigenous health. Additionally, UBC Dietetics is proposing a new 28-month […]

Preceptor Education Event

The Annual Preceptor Education Event will be happening virtually on Zoom this year. For more information and to register for the event, visit our Annual Preceptor Education Event page.

Meet Dietetics Preceptor, Talise Grossman

Interested in learning about the experiences of a Clinical Preceptor? Check out our interview with Talise Grossman here.

Talise Grossman

Name: Talise Grossman Registered Dietitian: 5 years Employment: Clinical Dietitian with Fraser Health UBC Clinical Preceptor: 3 years A Little Bit About Talise Talise graduated high school with an interest in nutrition and decided to pursue a career in dietetics. She graduated from UBC’s Dietetics Program and went on to work as a dietitian in the […]

UBC Dietetics Program Restructuring Video and Survey Link

This video outlines UBC Dietetics Program’s Restructuring changes. The anonymous survey link in response to what has been discussed in the video is below. SURVEY LINK TO VIDEO HERE

Equity Diversity and Inclusion Statement

The UBC Dietetics Program has released an Equity Diversity and Inclusion statement. We encourage you to reach out to us if you have anything to share on this topic or want to participate further in this conversation.

New Violence Prevention Training

Updated information regarding the new violence prevention training as part of the 4th year’s pre-placement requirements have been added here.

UBC Dietetics Master’s Survey Results

Thank you to those who participated in The Master’s Program Interest Survey circulated in December 2019. If you are interested in the results, please click here.

Dietetics Program Advisory Committee (DPAC)

The DPAC was formed in January 2020 to represent dietitians from a variety of practice areas and geographical regions from across BC. The purpose of the committee is to provide guidance on academic and practice education program changes to maintain high quality education and facilitate program expansion.  This committee has met twice already (January and […]

Welcome our New Program Director!

Tamara Cohen started her role as the Program Director of Dietetics at UBC on January 1, 2020. Tamara’s role will involve overseeing the dietetic program and launching her research program at UBC. For more information about Tamara’s background and research interests, please visit her Faculty Profile here.