Sandy van Calcar, PhD, RD

Dr. Sandy van Calcar has worked as a metabolic dietitian for over 25 years at the University of Wisconsin in Madison Wisconsin and now is an Assistant Professor at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland Oregon. Her practice includes both patient care and clinical research. Sandy organized the “Galactosemia Task Force” with a grant from the Galactosemia Foundation to review diet treatment recommendations for galactosemia. These recommendations are published in the journal Molecular and Medical Genetics (January 2014). The task force also developed educational materials for diet treatment that are available from the Metabolism Program at Children’s Hospital of Colorado.