Program Updates

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.

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 February 2020) and has upcoming meetings on March 4th and April 1st. Please see below for a list of committee members.  Updates from the committee will be shared on this Program Updates web page as they become available.

DPAC Members:

Anna Brisco

Alison Browes

Tamara Cohen

Courtenay Hopson

Mandy Kennedy

Melissa LeBlanc

Gordon Ly

Mignon Radhakrishnan

Nasime Sarbar

Julie Stachiw

Heather Vass

Katie Wilkie

Shari Young