Academic Program Council

The Academic Program Council meets on the 3rd Monday of each month at noon in AHB 1010.

Leah Hoffman, PhD, RD/LD, CNSC

Assistant Professor
Director, Coordinated Program for Master of Arts in Dietetics


Contact Information:

(405) 271-2113 Ext 41174

Leah-Hoffman@ouhsc.edu


Education:

PhD, Allied Health Sciences, Specialization in Nutritional Sciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 2014
MS, Nutritional Sciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 2009
BS, Nutritional Sciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 2008 


Teaching:

Professional:
NS 7153 Nutrition during the Life Cycle
NS 5132 Adult Weight Management
NS 5823 Energy Nutrients
NS 7313 Dietetic Education Capstone Seminar


Postprofessional:
NS 5272 Geriatric Nutrition
NS 5860 Advanced Topics (Nutrition Support)
NS 6203 Nutrition and Cancer


Societies and Organizations:


Member, Alpha Eta Honor Society


Research Interests:

Nutrition support
Surgical oncology
Critical care nutrition


Clinical:

Nutrition support
Surgical oncology
Critical care nutrition


Selected Publications:

  • Hoffman L, Knehans A, Postier R. Predictive factors for weight loss following pancreatic resection. FASEB Journal. 2013; 27: 864.1
  • Landers PS, Huey S, Hoffman L. Effect of Probiotics on Incidence of Antibiotic Associated Diarrhea. J Amer Diet Assoc. 2010; 110(9): Supplement A76


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