Healing Foods Program

Update: Our cooking classes and nutrition seminars have transitioned to Zoom videoconferencing.

The Healing Foods Program provides UC San Diego Health patients, staff, research participants, and the community with resources, monthly nutrition seminars and cooking classes focusing on the benefits of nutrition and cancer prevention.

Food Classes & Nutrition Seminars

Learn evidence-based nutrition information and obtain accurate state-of-the-science information from our nutrition professionals.

Food Demonstration Classes showcase a nutrition theme followed by a food demonstration, taste testing, and discussion of the recipe’s nutrient content and preparations. Classes are now held via Zoom videoconferencing.

Nutrition Seminars provide participants with evidence-based nutrition information and an opportunity for discussion with a nutrition professional. Seminars explore different topics on food, nutrition and cancer survivorship. Classes are now held via Zoom videoconferencing.

Our food demonstrations and nutrition seminars are free. Registration is encouraged but not required.

See a list of classes and seminars.


Before You Can Make an Appointment

Before you can meet with a dietician, you must first obtain a referral from your oncologist, then call 858-822-6100.