The mission of the Section of Pediatric Nutrition is to enhance the health of all infants and children through research and the promotion of best practices for nutrition and physical activity in health and disease.
Our academic mission includes research, clinical care, education and training, and community outreach.
Please explore our Web site for more information, and contact us if you have any questions.
- Nancy F. Krebs, MD, MS, Head, Section of Nutrition
Postdoctoral Fellow Opportunity:
Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute, in collaboration with the International Zinc Nutrition Consultative Group (IZiNCG) Secretariat
is seeking a Postoctoral Fellow to help
oversee the implementation of a large, community-based study to examine the
nutritional impact of multiply-fortified salt among women of reproductive age
in Haryana, India. For more information, please contact:
Christine McDonald, ScD
Assistant Scientist & Director
UCSF Benioff Children’s
Children's Hospital Oakland
5700 Martin Luther King Jr Way |
Oakland, CA 94609
A comprehensive range of clinical nutrition support, with expertise available from physicians board certified in clinical nutrition. MORE »
Education at all levels of training for health care providers, including Clinical and Post-Doc Fellowships in Pediatric Nutrition. MORE »
Areas of research focus include energy balance & metabolism, micronutrients, obesity, prevention programs... MORE »