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Fran Rohr, MS, RD

Fran Rohr, MS, RD   

Primary Job Title
Clinical Nutrition Specialist

Centers & Contact Information
Fran Rohr, MS, RD, LDN, is a clinical nutritionist Boston Children’s Hospital where she has worked for over 30 years. Her graduate and dietetics education was done at Tufts University and Frances Stern Nutrition Center in Boston. Fran is one of the Founders of GMDI is a Past President. Her clinical research interests relate mainly to PKU, maternal PKU and galactosemia. She has been a consultant to the American Academy of Pediatrics, PKU News, and several companies including Mead Johnson, Abbott, Nutricia and BioMarin.

Areas of Expertise

Inborn Errors of Metabolism


BS University of Maine
MS Tufts University

Selected Publications
Batey LA, Welt CK, Rohr F, Wessel A, Anastasoaie V, Feldman HA, Guo CY, Rubio-Gozalbo E, Berry G, Gordon CM. Skeletal health in adult patients with classic galactosemia. Osteoporos Int. 2013 Feb;24(2):501-9

Singh RH, Rohr F, Splett PL. Bridging evidence and consensus methodology for inherited metabolic disorders: creating nutrition guidelines. J Eval Clin Pract. 2011 Dec 13. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2753.2011.01807]

Thompson S, Rohr FJ. Alternative Therapies in Phenylketonuria. Topics in Clinical Nutrition. 24(4):322-332, October/December 2009

Nutrition Management Guidelines Activity
2008 - Present

SERN Highlights
October 2018

SERN Lunch and Learn Announcement Wed, October 24th 2018

SERN Lunch and Learn Announcement Wed, October 24th 2018

Please join us on

Wednesday, October 24that 12:00 pm (noon) at the

7th Floor Conference Room

Woodruff Memorial Research Building

101 Woodruff Circle  

for our

SERN Lunch and Learn Series.

A flyer is attached for your review.

Our speaker will be:

Allison Foley, MMSc, CGC

Certified Genetic Counselor

Lysosomal Storage Disease Center

Emory Department of Human Genetics

The title of her presentation is:

“Pompe Disease: Newborn Screening and Georgia Pilot Program Experience.”

Pizza will be provided

Please RSVP by Friday, October 19thto

Live presentation via internet is available to a limited number of sites.

Email for web reservations.

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