Thesis defense – PhD – Human Nutrition


UBC – Faculty of Land and Food Systems Announces

The Oral Examination for the Degree of

PhD in Human Nutrition


“Dietary Choline Intake and Biomarkers of Choline Status Across the Life Cycle” 

Monday, December 11, 2017, 12:30 pm

Room 200, Graduate Student Centre

Latecomers will not be admitted




Prof. Donald Brooks (Chemistry)


Supervisory Committee:

Prof. Zhaoming Xu, Research Supervisor (Human Nutrition)

Prof. David Kitts (Food Science)


University Examiners:

Prof. Rajavel Elango (Human Nutrition)

Prof. James Robert Thompson (Applied Animal Biology)


Everyone welcome!

GPS Workshop: Build your Scientific and Technical Writing Skills


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Conflict Resolution: Managing Tough People and Even Tougher Situations

Fri, Dec 8, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM (@Thea Koerner House) and 2 PM – 3:30 PM (via webinar)




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Formatting your Thesis, Dec 5 |

Career Directions for Graduate Students, Dec 7 |

UBC’s Student Leadership Conference, Register by Jan 13 |

3M National Student Fellowship, Apply by Jan 22 |


Thank you,


Jacqui Brinkman
Manager, Graduate Pathways to Success Program
Office of the Dean | Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
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