Faculty and Staff Directory

Leah Hoffman, PhD, RD/LD, CNSC

Associate 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:

HES 2823 Introductory Nutrition
NS 5134 Advanced Medical Nutrition Therapy
NS 5823 Energy Nutrients
NS 7192 Nutrition Assessment
NS 7244 Medical Nutrition Therapy I
NS 7543 Medical Nutrition Therapy Practicum

Postprofessional:
NS 5860 Advanced Topics (Nutrition Support)
NS 5990 Mediterranean Diet and Culture 
NS 6203 Nutrition and Cancer


Societies and Organizations:


Member, Alpha Eta Honor Society


Research Interests:

Nutrition support
Surgical oncology
Critical care nutrition

 

Dr. Hoffman's Video


Clinical:

Nutrition support
Surgical oncology
Critical care nutrition


Selected Publications:

  • Mahmood S, Hoffman L, Ali IA, Zhao YD, Chen A, Allen K. Smart phone/device application to improve delivery of enteral nutrition in adult patients admitted to the medical intensive care unit. Nutrition and Metabolic Insights. 2019; 12, 1-7
  • Allen K, Hoffman L. Enteral Nutrition in the Mechanically Ventilated Patient. Nutrition in Clinical Practice. 2019; 43 (4): 540-557.
    Recognized as Top Downloaded Paper in Nutrition in Clinical Practice, 2018-2019
  • Petzel MQB, Hoffman L. Nutrition Implications for Long-Term Survivors of Pancreatic Cancer Surgery. Nutrition in Clinical Practice. 2017;32(5):588-98
  • Allen K, Hoffman L, Jones K, Kozeniecki M, Patel J, West J. Pulmonary Disease. In: Mueller CM, ed. The ASPEN Adult Nutrition Support Core Curriculum. 3rd ed. Silver Spring, MD: The American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 2017: 489-502
  • 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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