Sandy van Calcar, PhD, RD, CD

Sandy van Calcar, PhD, RD, CD   
Contact Information
(503) 494-5500 Main Office

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Primary Job Title
Assistant Professor

Centers & Contact Information
University of Miami, UHealth at Boca Raton
Boca Raton, FL
Areas of Expertise

Nutrition Management of Inborn Errors of Metabolism


PhD (Nutritional Sciences), University of Wisconsin-Madison
MS (Nutritional Sciences), University of Wisconsin-Madison
BS (Food and Nutrition), Oregon State University

Selected Publications
SC van Calcar, MW Baker, Williams PJ, Jones SA, Xiong B, Thao MC, Lee S, Yang MK, Rice GM, Rhead W, Vockley J, Hoffman G, Durkin M. Prevalence and mutation analysis of short/branched chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency (SBCADD) detected on newborn screening in Wisconsin (2013) Mol Genet Metab, in press. SC van Calcar, DM Ney (2012) Food products made with glycomacropeptide, a low-phenylalanine whey protein, provides a new alternative to amino acid-based medical foods for nutrition management of phenylketonuria (Review). J Acad Nutr Diet 112:1201-1210. L Pena, SA Berry, S Zhua, J Vockley, SC van Calcar, N Leslie (2012) Short-term follow-up of individuals with very long chain acyl-CoA dehydrogenase deficiency (VLCADD) detected through newborn screening and enrolled in the Inborn Errors of Metabolism Information System (IBEM-IS) Mol Genet Metab 105:341.

Nutrition Management Guidelines Activity
2008 - Present

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