Welcome to the Department of Nutritional Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison
Our mission is to generate and disseminate knowledge regarding diet and nutrition to improve the health and economic development of current and future generations and to foster an educated society. We do this through our combined efforts in undergraduate and graduate education, research, and extension.
Discover more information about the exciting projects going on in the Department of Nutritional Sciences by checking out our Winter 2013 Nutritional Sciences Digest!
NUTRITIONAL SCIENCES is one of 5 doctoral programs in the UW-Madison College of Agricultural and Life Sciences that rank in the top 15 percent in their respective fields, according to the National Research Council's "Data-Based Assessment of Research-Doctorate Programs in the United States." These national rankings are based on 20 characteristics including research productivity, interdisciplinary connections, degree completion rates and student demographics.
Nutritional Sciences holds Emeritus Day on June 21
The Department of Nutritional Sciences invites you and guest to a attend
Friday, June 21st, 2013 starting at 1:30pm
Nutritional Sciences Building
1415 Linden Drive, Madison, Wisconsin
RSVP by June 1st- 608.262.2727 or Emeritus@nutrisci.wisc.edu
1:30 pm Meet and Greet with Current Faculty
2:00 pm “Hunger Fighters Revisited: History of Vitamins at the UW”-Professor David Nelson
2:45 pm Give & Take with Graduate Students
3:15 pm Undergraduate Global Certificate Program-Robin Mittenthal
3:45 pm Symposium-September 13, 2013
4:00 pm Reception
Park in Lot 20, it is the first driveway on the right, past old hospital on University Avenue. You will be given a voucher at the event to cover your parking fee.
Valet parking is available for those that may need it. Please let us know when you RSVP that you need this service.