Allied Health Sciences - The College of Allied Health

Department of Allied Health Sciences
College of Allied Health
University of Oklahoma
Health Sciences Center
1200 N Stonewall, Room 3057
College of Health Building
Oklahoma City, OK 73126-0901
Phone: (405) 271-2113,
Fax: (405) 271-1560,
Email: Department Contact

Peggy Turner, MS, RD/LD, FAND

Peggy Turner

Assistant Professor
Didactic Program in Dietetics, Director

E-mail: Peggy Turner
(405) 271-2113 ext. 41179

MS, Nutritional Sciences, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 2004

NS 4126 Medical Nutrition Therapy II
NS 5134 Advanced Medical Nutrition Therapy II

NS 7426: Dietetic Internship

Turner, P.R., Burgin, C.E., Funderburg, K.M., Van Grevenhof, J., Knehans, A.W., “Use of Personal Digital Assistants Among Dietitians and Dietetic Students in Oklahoma: Should Programs Incorporate PDA Training into their Curricula?” Journal of Allied Health 2008; Winter:196-202.

Clinical Expertise

  • Nutrition Informatics
  • Nutrition Support
  • Exercise/Activity on weight status
  • Clinical Drug Studies
  • Nutrition Care Process 

Research Interests

  • Nutrition Support
  • Liver Disease
  • Use of technology to save time and reduce errors
  • Electronic Medical Records

Curriculum Vita (CV) (PDF document of full CV)