McGill University

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Human Nutrition


Student Affairs Office, Macdonald Campus of McGill University,21,111 Lakeshore

845 Sherbrooke Street West

Sainte-Anne-De-Bellevue, QC


Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D., M.Sc.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The School of Dietetics and Human Nutrition offers M.Sc. and Ph.D. programmes in the broad fields of basic and applied human nutrition. Areas of interest include: basic research in energy; carbohydrate and lipid metabolism; clinical nutrition undertaken in the research facilities of the Crabtree Laboratories at the Royal Victoria Hospital as well as other hospitals; and community nutrition in Canada and abroad. The Centre for Nutrition and the Environment of Indigenous Peoples within the School provides an opportunity to study nutritional issues affecting indigenous populations.