‘Plant-based diets’ Coursera class Oct. 15

Join Vanderbilt University School of Nursing Instructor of Nutrition Jamie Pope for “Virtual Office Hours” as part of Week 5 for the Nutrition, Health and Lifestyle: Issues and Insights course, Plant-based Diets,” offered through Vanderbilt’s partnership with Coursera, a free, online learning platform.

The course has over 30,000 enrolled from around the world! This is a unique opportunity for the Vanderbilt community to take part.

The course will take place Wednesday, Oct.15, noon–1 p.m. in the Vanderbilt Recreation and Wellness Center Demonstration Kitchen. Jamie and her teaching staff will be filmed “live” as they address questions, share information and offer a cooking demonstration. Samples will be offered of a hearty fall vegetarian dish.

Faculty and staff are invited to attend. Course registration is not required.

Learn more and enroll in Nutrition, Health and Lifestyle at and view office hours from previous weeks.

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