GI Nutrition Support Team

Thank you for visiting the UVA Medicine Nutrition Support Team website. On this page you will find links to our nutrition support training programs and resources for nutrition support clinicians.

Patients can find information and additional resources at the UVA Digestive Health website:




Training Programs

The GI Nutrition and Support team offers unique educational opportunities to achieve a higher level of practice in adult nutrition support. Our evidence-based programs utilize actual patient cases, small group discussions, critical evaluation of research, and a practical, hands-on approach to learning.

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Educational Webinars

Interested in Continuing Professional Education? Each webinar provides 1 hour of Continuing Professional Education for registered dieticians.
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Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about our programs? Here are your answers.
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Nutrition Articles

Read up on nutrition in articles from the Practical Gastroenterology Journal.

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On the road again! Spring 2019 Weekend Warrior Programs!

Exciting News!  The UVA Weekend Warrior Program will be traveling to Tampa, FL and Nashville, TN in Spring 2019. Click on each of the links below for full information! March…

Is Your Facility Interested in Hosting a Weekend Warrior program?

We are excited to announce we will be taking the Weekend Warrior program "on the road"!  Is your facility interested in hosting a program?    If so, please complete the brief…

Webinar: An Introduction to the GI Tract

April 16, 2019, 1:00 - 2:00 pm Speaker:  Andrew Copland, MD See the Webinar page for full details

April 27-28, 2019: Weekend Warrior in Nashville, TN

Centennial Medical Center Hosted by the Middle Tennessee Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition The University of Virginia Health System “Weekend Warrior” Nutrition Support program will be held at Centennial…

March 16-17: Weekend Warrior in Tampa, FL

The Department of Clinical Nutrition at Tampa General Hospital will be hosting the University of Virginia Health System nutrition support “Weekend Warrior” program!  Topics will include: Managing the Patient with…

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