NYU Steinhardt

Seminar in Advanced Nutrition: Current Research and Diet in Chronic Diseases: Cancer

  • Course Number: NUTR-GE 2289
  • Hours: 10
  • Units: 1
  • Description: This course provides specialized instruction in the emerging research of prevention and control of cancer, a top cause of death among Americans. It will cover topics related to epidemiology and prevalence of cancer in the US and behavioral risk factors. Student will be able to integrate critical appraisal of the literature and bibliographic search concepts and techniques. Students will be able to describe the role of diet and diet-related lifestyle factors in the etiology and prevention of cancer and interpret this information for practice
  • Old Course Number: E33.2289