Nutrition & Dietetics

As well as providing impartial advice about nutrition and promoting a healthy diet, dietitians offer advice on food-related problems and are involved in the diagnosis and dietary treatment of disease.

Students cooking

Dietitian

Many dietitians work in the National Health Service (NHS) where their role is varied. They may focus on specialist areas, such as diabetes or children's health, and may also work in community settings. Other dietitians work in the food industry, sport, the media, education and research.

Typical starting salary: £20,225 - £26,123 (Band 5 of NHS pay scale)

Robert Gordon University Graduates

Some of our graduates have gone on to be:

  • Paediatric Dietitian with NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde
  • Dietitian with Sheffield Northern Hospital
  • Dietitian with Buckinghamshire NHS Trust in High Wycombe

 

News RSS

  1. 14, April, 2015 RGU Pharmacy students highlight treatments for allergic reactions

    Eva and Chris Bland with (Back row L to R) fellow pharmacy students Charlotte Rigden, Christine Filion-Murphy and Lara Seymour.

    Pharmacy students at RGU have highlighted the importance of swift action to help those who suffer a severe allergic reaction.  

Events

  1. 20, June, 2015 Gray's School of Art Degree Show 2015

    Grays Degree Show 2015

    The 2015 Gray's School of Art Degree Show will open to the public from 20 – 27 June, celebrating 12 years of BP sponsorship.  


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