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 |2021-05-07T14:01:22-05:00April 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

Support the Foundation with AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, the same vast selection and the same convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus [...]

By |2021-03-31T10:06:45-05:00March 31st, 2021|Foundation News|0 Comments

Remembering Lulu Graves during Women’s History Month: Her Legacy and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation

During Women’s History Month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation celebrates pioneers who have made a lasting impact. Lulu Graves, RD, was a trailblazer within the nutrition and dietetics profession for all those who would follow. This March, with celebrates both Women’s History Month and National Nutrition Month®, is the ideal time to [...]

By |2021-05-06T13:13:48-05:00March 25th, 2021|Foundation News|0 Comments

March Chair Message

Welcome to National Nutrition Month!March often means the beginning of Spring, or March Madness for sports fans, but for RDNs, March means National Nutrition Month®.  This year, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics will focus attention on healthful eating through its theme, Personalize Your Plate, which promotes creating nutritious meals to meet individuals’ cultural and [...]

By |2021-05-06T13:15:33-05:00February 26th, 2021|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments
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