Master's Degree - Dietetics

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Course Information
Advanced Medical Nutrition Therapy

Course Description
In this course, students learn about the role of diet in disease including diet as a factor related to prevention of disease or illness, diet as an etiologic agent in illness, and diet as a treatment for disease. The course focuses on medical nutrition therapy, which is the use of specific nutrition services to treat an illness, injury, or condition and involves two phases: 1) assessment and 2) treatment, which includes diet therapy, counseling and/or the use of specialized nutrition supplements.
Contacts
Instructor

Gena Wollenberg
Office: 405-744-6954
gena.wollenberg@okstate.edu

Campus Coordinator

For course access questions, contact the teaching university’s campus coordinator. For enrollment questions, contact your home university campus coordinator.
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Disability Support Services

To request accommodations for this course, contact the disability support office at your home university. You must register each semester and for each course. Read more about the Great Plains IDEA process for requesting accommodations.


Textbooks

Krause’s Food and the Nutrition Care Process
Kathlenn Mahan and Janice Raymond
Edition: 14th
ISBN: 9780323340755
Publisher: Saunders

The electronic Nutrition Care Process Terminology
Purchase online
Edition: www.eatrightstore.org
Publisher: www.eatrightstore.org

Medical Nutrition Therapy: A Case Study Approach
Marica Nelms
Edition: 5th
ISBN: 978-1305628663
Publisher: Cengage Learning

The Clinical Dietitian's Essential Pocket Guide Spiral-bound
Mary Width and Tonia Reinhard
Edition: 3rd
ISBN: 978-1284197839
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning


Course Access
 
The OSU campus coordinator, Karla Sisco, will contact students approximately three weeks prior to the beginning of a semester with preliminary information, and again one week prior to the beginning of the semester with login name and password. OSU's online courses are facilitated by Canvas.

Exam Proctor

This course does not require an exam proctor.

Synchronous Components

This course does not include synchronous components.

– – Brooke Noble, Dietetics Graduate
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