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Nutrition Preceptor Workshop 2014

The Saskatoon Health Region will be hosting a Nutrition Preceptor Workshop entitled "The Essential Ingredients for Success" on August 27, 2014 at the Western Development Museum. Please RSVP by August 20th to Natasha Haskey ( (full story)

College Recruiting Consultant for Review of Nutrition Practicum

The Division of Nutrition and Dietetics, College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, requires a Consultant to provide recommendations on its innovative model for dietetic education, with a focus on the practicum/internship component. The Division offers a BSc in Nutrition degree, delivered in collaboration with the Regina Qu’Appelle and Saskatoon Health Regions, which prepares individuals to become registered dietitians. The Pre-year and Years 1-3 provide the academic/theoretical foundations and Ye... (full story)

Advancing Public Health Nutrition Research Symposium

The Public Health Nutrition Research Network at the University of Saskatchewan is proud to present a symposium entitled "Advancing Public Health Nutrition Research" on January 17 and 18, 2013. Invited speakers will help us define future research and practice directions and partnerships. We hope to promote optimal sustainable health through appropriate food and nutrition policies and practices.... (full story)

North West Regional College Job Opportunity

North West Regional College has provided innovative and comprehensive academic and skills training programs to our region for over 30 years. We recognize the importance of providing personal attention and relevant programming to clients and students throughout our region. Working at North West Regional College means you are part of the educational experience. Whether you are interacting with students in the classroom and labs, working within one of our coordination teams or suppor... (full story)

PAS Recognizes Outstanding Pharmacists

Congratulations to our alumni who received the following awards at the Pharmacists’ Association of Saskatchewan (PAS) Conference in April 2008 in Regina:... (full story)

Sylvia Cholodnuik, BSHEC’85

Sylvia Cholodnuik is a humanitarian, mentor, counsellor, and educator. The Manager of Residences at the University of Saskatchewan, she also finds time to travel regularly to Africa where she focuses her efforts on a small community in Zimbabwe called Tshelanyemba. Her extraordinary dedication has helped provide the children of this community with access to better education and health care, as well as opportunities to become sustainably self-sufficient. Her tireless comm... (full story)

Congratulations to Captain Colleen Howard, BSP '72

Congratulations to Captain Colleen Howard for receiving a Canadian Forces Award of Excellence for her care of 4,000 soldiers in the field for Exercise Vigilant Guardian in Petawawa, ON (summer 2006).... (full story)

Alumni Award of Achievement

This prestigious award is presented in recognition of outstanding contribution to profession, community and/or the University of Saskatchewan.... (full story)