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Department of Nutritional Sciences
Temerty Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Medical Sciences Building, 5th Floor, Room 5253A
1 King's College Circle, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5S 1A8
Telephone: 416-978-2422
Fax: 416-978-5882

For undergraduate questions or concerns: 

416-978-6461 or e-mail us at 

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Chair and Professor

Professor Deborah O'Connor       

T. 416-978-7235; Room 5253

Executive and Research Coordinator

Aneta Plaga

T. 416-978-2422; Room 5253A

Business Manager

Slavica Jovanovic

T. 416-978-3620; Room 5261

Associate Chair, Undergraduate Education

Professor Ahmed El-Sohemy  

T. (416) 946-5776; Medical Sciences Building, 5th Floor, Room 5326A

Associate Chair, Graduate Education

Professor Valerie Tarasuk

T. 416-978-0618; Room 5366A

Graduate Coordinator - Admissions and Awards

Professor Elena Comelli

T. 416-978-6284; Room 5354A

Graduate Program Administrator

Errin Barker

T. 416-978-6071; Room 5255

Finance and Administrative Assistant

Ammar Masud

T. 416-978-2747; Room 5255

Administrative Assistant

Kimberly Wilson (on leave)

Ammar Masud

T: 416-978-6461

Room 5255