Meet the Foundation’s Scholarship Recipient Brianna Davis

Scholarships Received: 2018/2019 Mead Johnson Nutrition Scholarship 2019/2020 CDR Diversity Scholarship Job/Position Title: Entrepreneur, Nutritionist Employer: Self-Employed Brief description of current job responsibilities: Managing all things social media (content, marketing, customer service) How did you learn about the availability of the Foundation Scholarships that you received? I was encouraged by my university to apply for scholarships through [...]

By |2021-06-25T10:00:10-05:00June 17th, 2021|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Meet the Foundation’s 2020 Commission on Dietetic Registration Doctoral Scholarship Recipient Claudia Scott, MS, RD, LD, CDCES

Job/Position Title: Clinical Associate Professor and Dietetic Internship Program Director Employer: University of Houston Brief description of current job responsibilities: Program Director for the Dietetic Internship Program and University of Houston faculty member teaching courses in the ACEND accredited Nutrition Didactic Program in Dietetics and Nutrition Graduate Program. Before I began my doctorate, I worked [...]

By |2021-06-25T10:00:18-05:00June 11th, 2021|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Meet the Foundation’s 2020 Commission on Dietetic Registration Faculty Fellowship Awardee Matthew J. Landry, PhD, RDN, LDN

Job/Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention Employer: Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford University Brief description of current job responsibilities: My current job focuses on conducting and examining results from dietary interventions. I’m interested in examining overall dietary quality and composition of a healthful diet on obesity, metabolic syndrome, and risk factors for chronic [...]

By |2021-06-25T10:00:29-05:00June 11th, 2021|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

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 |2021-06-25T09:59:08-05:00June 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
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