Registered Dietitian

  • UCLA Health
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Aug 04, 2022
Full Time Dietary & Nutrition

Job Description

Responsibilities

The Center for Nutrition is seeking a Senior Dietitian. Primary duties include:

•Collaborate with our physicians in building an outpatient nutrition support practice and rehabilitation program
•Assess nutritional status of individual patients 
•Supervise and manage Dietitians (2 FTEs)
•Develop marketing materials to help advertise the Nutrition department
•Provide research support for clinical trials and research activities 


Qualifications

•Must be a Registered Dietitian (RD), as confirmed by the Commission on Dietetic Registration
•Must be board certified as an Advanced Practice Dietitian
•Master’s degree or PhD in food/nutrition or related field
•Ability to provide dietary counseling according to protocol 
•Working knowledge of good clinical practices for clinical research
•Ability to work flexible hours to accommodate research deadlines
•Ability to travel when required to meetings and conferences
•Knowledge of chart, graph and table formatting and ability to enter and manipulate the data on a personal computer
•7+ years experience in nutrition practice for preoperative, TPN, and oncology patients is highly desirable

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Employment Type (feed only)

FULL TIME