Welcome to The Section of Nutrition

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.

-- Nancy F. Krebs, MD, MS, Head, Section of Nutrition



Highlights & News

  • Kudos to Stephanie Gilley, Martine Saint-Cyr, Richard Boles, Matthew Haemer, Darcy Thompson, and Suzanne Paul for being recognized in the categories of Professionalism and Teamwork in Children's Hospital Colorado's SEED Peer to Peer Promotion


Nutrition Seminar Series
Autumn 2020 

Date Speaker Time Location
Thursday, September 3 Darcy Thompson, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics: Nutrition
12-1:00 PM Zoom
Thursday, September 17 Marisol Castillo-Castrejon, PhD
Assistant Professor of Research
Department of Pathology
Stephenson Cancer Center
University of Oklahoma Health Science Ctr
12-1:00 PM Zoom
Thursday, October 1 Joanne Slavin, PhD, RDN
Professor, Dept of Food Science & Nutrition
University of Minnesota
12-1:00 PM Zoom
Thursday, October 15 Meghan Ruebel, PhD
Postdoctoral Fellow
Department of Pediatrics: Nutrition
12-1:00 PM Zoom
Thursday, October 29 Teri Hernandez, PhD RN
Associate Dean of Research & Scholarship
College of Nursing
Associate Professor of Medicine and Nursing
12-1:00 PM Zoom
Thursday, November 12 Metabolomics Core Lab 12-1:00 PM Zoom
Thursday, December 10 Stephanie Gilley, MD PhD
Nutrition T32 Post-Doctoral Fellow
Department of Pediatrics: Nutrition
12-1:00 PM Zoom

The Nutrition Seminar Series is sponsored by

the Section of Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics

and the Colorado NORC (Nutrition & Obesity Research Center)


If you would like to receive emails about the Nutrition Seminar Series including the topics and Zoom codes,

please contact carolyn.doyle@cuanschutz.edu