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Faculty of Community Services


School of Nutrition

School location
Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex, Room DCC-601
288 Church St.
Toronto, Ontario

Mailing address
School of Nutrition
Ryerson University
350 Victoria St.
Toronto, Ontario
M5B 2K3

Contact information

What do you need help with?

Book a one-on-one appointment using Google Calendar - you are invited to book a 30 minute appointment; invitation will not be accepted unless the following information is included to the google appointment booking:  

  • Student number:
  • Preference:  google hangout (phone/video), Zoom (audio,video); include number here if by phone
  • Reason for appointment:

Curriculum advising appointments: share  your course planning tool on google drive

General information

Program Assistant     
Name: Clare Lalonde
Telephone: 416-979-5000, ext. 555074

Key responsibilities:

  • Administrative assistance for the department.
  • Course enrolment, scheduling, room bookings and make up examinations.
  • Job and Volunteer Registry, Nutrition alumni listservs and the Dietitians of Canada Brightspace by D2L.

Senior Admissions Officer/Office of Undergraduate Admissions and Recruitment
Name: Melissa Reid

Key responsibilities:

  • Undergraduate admissions.



Graduate Program Administrator   
Name: Amber Rebello
Telephone: 416-979-5000, ext. 552288

Key responsibilities:

  • Graduate admissions.
Undergraduate awards and scholarships

Administrative Coordinator     
Name: Julia Chen
Telephone: 416-979-5000, ext. 555135

Key responsibilities:

  • Administrative, analytical and budget support for day-to-day operations.
  • Correspondence, guidance and direction to staff, the Ryerson Community and external partners.
  • Internal office systems and practices.
  • Service delivery standards, facilitation of training and overall work direction.
Undergraduate academic advising

Promotions and Outreach Coordinator
Name: Zena Alrawdah
: 416-979-5000, ext. 555085

Key responsibilities:

  • Transition to university, liaison to Ryerson-wide resources.
  • Academic planning and transfer credit support.
  • Academic standings (at-risk, academic probation, required to withdraw, permanent and short term withdrawal, Fresh Start and grade/standing appeals).
  • International and experiential opportunities.
Graduate programs

Graduate Program Administrator    
Name: Amber Rebello
Telephone: 416-979-5000, ext. 552288
Key responsibilities:

  • Provides information to prospective and current students.
  • Liaises on behalf of students with various administrative departments.
  • Negotiates the signing of agreements with external placement partners.
  • Coordinates program-related events and processes.
Graduate practicum placements

Practicum Coordinator
Megan Omstead
Telephone: 416-979-5000, ext. 557072

Key responsibilities:

  • MHSc and PMDip program information.
  • Practicum scheduling.
  • Curriculum development and delivery.
  • Student support throughout the practicum.
  • Partnership building with potential and active preceptors.
  • Support and education for preceptors to promote student learning.
Internationally educated professionals in nutrition

Program Coordinator, Internationally Educated Professionals in Nutrition
Name: Tammy Fansabedian
Telephone: 416-979-5000, ext. 557303