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 |2021-06-11T16:25:56-05:00June 11th, 2021|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 |2021-06-11T16:30:51-05:00June 11th, 2021|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 |2021-06-08T10:33:20-05:00June 8th, 2021|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

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

Remembering Solona McDonald 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. Solona C. McDonald, RD, was a trailblazer within the nutrition and dietetics profession, a leader in the Academy’s National Organization of Blacks in Dietetics and Nutrition member interest group and a mentor to many Black [...]

By |2021-03-22T14:42:27-05:00March 19th, 2021|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Remembering Joncier Greene during Black History Month: Her Legacy and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation

In honor of Black History Month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation celebrates pioneers who have made a lasting impact. Joncier Greene, MS, RD was a trailblazer within the nutrition and dietetics profession. As an Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics member for 29 years, she served in several leadership capacities at the local and [...]

By |2021-02-22T11:14:59-06:00February 19th, 2021|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments
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