About Our Program

Graduates of the Graduate Programs in Human Nutrition (GPHN) enter the field of dietetics and nutrition from a variety of backgrounds, with diverse interests, and with a passion to serve. These future leaders build on foundations established and refined by others and use innovative, evidenced-based, nutrition care and dietetics services to promote and enhance health and wellness for all people. They are efficient and effective communicators who use far-reaching, social networking mediums to disseminate information about nutrition to clients, colleagues, and the global community.

There are four options for graduate study in nutrition and dietetics at OHSU:

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Gainful Employment Regulation

Federal regulations require disclosure of certain information for graduate certificate programs that the U.S. Department of Education defines as "Gainful Employment " programs. Click on this link for information on the U.S. Department of Labor's Standard Occupational Classification, program length, estimated tuition and fees as well as other information for the Dietetic Internship Certificate Program.

Upcoming Events

SOM Awards Ceremony

When: Friday, May 20, 2016
Time: 5-7pm, Reception from 4-5pm
Where: OHSU Auditorium
Details: This year, all SOM graduate students (MS and PhD) that have won any award/grant that includes a stipend, will be recognized at this ceremony. All SOM students, faculty, and administrators are invited.


OHSU Convocation & Hooding

When: Sunday, June 12th, 2016
Time: 1pm - 5pm
Where: Oregon Convention Center
Details: OHSU's convocation is a celebratory occasion honoring all students as they culminate their academic experience at OHSU. Convocation will include faculty and administrators from all schools and will bring together members of the OHSU community for the institutional conferring of degrees.

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