Accelerating Food Security: Food Supply Chain Innovation Fellow: Betsy Anderson Steeves, PhD, RD

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation has selected Betsy Anderson Steeves, PhD, RD, as its “Accelerating Food Security: Food Supply Chain Innovation” Fellow. In this role, Dr. Steeves will lead a new research project focused on evaluating innovative solutions that have increased the supply of nutritious food for food insecure individuals in rural, [...]

By |2021-06-08T10:33:20-05:00June 8th, 2021|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation 2021-2022 Slate of Officers and Board of Directors

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics welcomes its 2020 – 2021 Slate of Officers and Board of Directors. New, first term Directors include; Ellen Shanley, MBA, RDN, CDN, FAND (Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics President-Elect), Livleen Gill, MBA, RDN, LDN (Treasurer), Mary Lee Chin, MS, RD (Director) Marcia Kyle, RDN, CDCES, LD, FAND (Director), and [...]

By |2021-05-26T11:50:20-05:00May 26th, 2021|Foundation News|0 Comments

May Chair Message

Thank you for a Great Year!As I look back on my year as Chair of your Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation, I am overwhelmed by the passion my fellow Academy members have for our Foundation and the tremendous support we have received in a most difficult and challenging year. As the world began to [...]

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation Evidence Analysis Library Summer Research Fellowships – Apply Today!

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation is seeking two doctoral students for a remote summer research fellowship. The fellows will complete a mentored research experience with the Academy's Evidence Analysis Center. The fellowship begins on or around June 15, 2021. The fellow will work closely with Academy’s Research, International and Scientific Affairs (RISA) team, [...]

By |2021-05-12T14:57:33-05:00April 29th, 2021|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Memorial Tribute: Dr. Grace L. Osteno

Grace L. Ostenso (1932 – 2020) was known as a pioneering leader in a unique sphere for a dietitian and nutritionist. Her career included a broad range of science, technology, and public policy positions. She was recognized by friends and colleagues as nutrition policy forerunner and an inspiration to her students and colleagues with her [...]

By |2021-04-23T11:37:41-05:00April 23rd, 2021|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

The Dietitians in Business Communications Supports the Foundation with its Honor Those Who Inspired You Campaign

In March, to celebrate National Nutrition Month, the Dietitians in Business Communications Dietetic Practice Group held a ‘Honor Those Who Inspired You” Campaign to raise funds for the Foundation’s Annual Fund. DBC members were encouraged to contribute to the Foundation with a tribute gift in honor or memory of someone who had inspired them along [...]

By |2021-05-06T13:12:09-05:00April 15th, 2021|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Our Foundation Salutes Lacie Peterson, the 2020 NDEP Preceptor Scholarship Recipient, During National Preceptor Month

April is National Preceptor Month, Preceptors make a difference in the lives of students who are learning to become registered dietitian nutritionists or dietetic technicians, registered by acting as mentors and training the dietetic professionals of the future. Our Foundation would like to take this opportunity to recognize the 2020 Nutrition and Dietetic Educators and [...]

By |2021-04-14T10:08:08-05:00April 14th, 2021|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Our Foundation Salutes the 2021 NDEP Outstanding Preceptors of the Year Award Winners During National Preceptor Month

April is National Preceptor Month, Preceptors make a difference in the lives of students who are learning to become registered dietitian nutritionists or dietetic technicians, registered by acting as mentors and training the dietetic professionals of the future. Our Foundation would like to take this opportunity to honor the 2021 Nutrition and Dietetic Educators and [...]

By |2021-04-15T13:20:38-05:00April 8th, 2021|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

April Chair Message

Our Foundation Empowers You with Our Resources! Our Foundation is the philanthropic arm of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and is dedicated exclusively to empowering you to help consumers live healthier lifestyles. We support Academy members through our scholarships, awards, fellowships, research grants, public nutrition education programs and disaster relief efforts. This month, I [...]

By |2021-04-06T08:56:08-05:00April 6th, 2021|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments
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