The Department of Nutrition Sciences is a leader in community outreach programs offering several progressive and one-of-a-kind nutrition-related programs. On average, approximately 2,500 patients are seen each year in some clinical venues. In addition, nutrition consulting is offered through a variety of programs, hotlines, classes, workshops to help individuals deal with obesity, disease, weight loss, and general health.
A lifestyle-oriented weight control program designed to beat the odds of the weight-loss battle by easing participants into new eating and exercising habits.
Trains researchers through research and a specialized curriculum tailored to their disciplinary and interests.
The Tone Your Bones Web site and hotline (1-888-934-BONE) provide up-to-date information about osteoporosis.
A blog of fact-based nutrition and health information, commentaries, and opinions from UAB nutritionist Beth Kitchin, M.S., R.D.