Harvard Medical School Division of Nutrition

Advisory Committee

Helen K. Delichatsios, M.D., S.M.

Elizabeth G. Armstrong, Ph.DAssistant Professor, Nutrition Educator

Dr. Delichatsios is a Clinician-Educator at Massachusetts General Hospital. She has an active Primary Care practice and many students and residents whom she supervises. She has developed teaching tools for patients, students, and physicians on nutrition related topics. Her research interests and publications concern effective nutrition and obesity counseling methods in the Primary Care Office.

Dr. Delichatsios is a Nutrition Educator at Harvard Medical School (HMS). She led the transition to the new Clinical Nutrition course that started in 2007 with the Medical Education Reform at HMS. On the Nutrition Curriculum Committee, she strives to increase nutrition and obesity education in all four years of medical school and beyond. She teaches faculty development sessions on Nutrition Education, including physician self-health.

A graduate of Cornell University Medical College in 1994, Dr. Delichatsios completed her residency at Cornell New York Hospital in Manhattan. In 2000, she obtained a Masters of Science degree in Epidemiology from Harvard School of Public Health. She serves on the editorial board of the Harvard Women's Health Watch monthly newsletter. She is also involved in her town's Wellness Committee to improve the public school lunch program.

Helen K. Delichatsios, MD, SM
Assistant Professor, Nutrition Educator
Harvard Medical School
Primary Care Physician
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

MGH Beacon Hill Associates
165 Cambridge Street, 5th floor
Boston, MA 02114

Phone: 617-726-4900
Fax: 617-228-6306

Email: hdelichatsios@partners.org

Download the biosketch of Dr. Delichatsios in PDF format (forthcoming).