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DIETETIC PRACTICE GROUPS

ACADEMY OF NUTRITION AND DIETETICS

Behavioral Health Nutrition (BHN) - www.bhndpg.org

BHN Members are the most valued source of food and nutrition services for person with addictions, mental illness, developmental disabilities and eating disorders.

 

Clinical Nutrition Management (CNM) - www.cnmdpg.org

Managers who direct clinical nutrition programs across the continuum of care.

 

Diabetes Care and Education (DCE) - www.dce.org

Members involved in patient & professional education as well as research for the management of diabetes.

 

Dietetic Technicians in Practice (DTP) - www.dtpdpg.org

Members are advocates for dietetic technicians, registered as dietetics practitioners in providing quality client care.

 

Dietetics in Health Care Communities (DC-HCF) – http://www.dhccdpg.org/

Practitioners typically employed under contract who provide nutrition consultation to acute and long-term-care facilities, home care companies, healthcare agencies, corrections, and the foodservice industry.

 

Dietitians in Business & Communications (DBC) – www.dbconline.org

Food & nutrition practitioners who work for or consult with corporations, businesses, & organizations, or who are self-employed or business owners.

 

Dietitians in Integrative and Functional Medicine (DIFM) – www.integrativerd.org

Food and nutrition practitioners that promote the integration of conventional nutrition practices with evidence-based alternatives, including functional and integrative medicine and nutrition genomics.

 

Dietitians in Nutrition Support (DNS) – www.dnsdpg.org

Dietitians who integrate the science and practice of enteral and parenteral nutrition in order to provide appropriate nutrition support therapy to individuals encompassing adults, pediatrics, inpatients, outpatients, home care, transplantation and complex gastrointestinal disorders.

 

Food & Culinary Professionals (FCP) – www.foodculinaryprofs.org

Members promote food education & culinary skills to enhance quality of life & health of public.

 

Healthy Aging (HA) – www.hadpg.org

Practitioners who provide & manage nutrition programs & services to older adults in a variety of settings.

 

Hunger & Environmental Nutrition (HEN) – www.hendpg.org.

Members who lead the future in sustainable & accessible food and water systems using education, research, & action.

 

Management in Food & Nutrition Systems (MFNS) – www.rdmanager.org

Food and nutrition care managers generally employed in healthcare institutions, universities, corrections, & other facilities.

 

Medical Nutrition Practice Group (MNPG) – www.mnpgdpg.org

Practitioners who practice a wide range of Medical Nutrition Therapy across the continuum of care in a variety of settings.

 

Nutrition Education for the Public (NEP) – www.nepdpg.org

Practitioners involved in the design, implementation, and evaluation of nutrition education programs for target populations.

Nutrition Educators of Health Professionals (NEHP) – www.nehpdpg.org

Members involved in education & communication with physicians, nurses, dentists, & other health care professionals.

 

Nutrition Entrepreneurs (NE) – www.nedpg.org

NE members shape the future of dietetics practice by pursuing innovative and creative ways of providing nutrition products and services to consumers, industry, media and business.

 

Oncology Nutrition (ON) – www.oncologynutrition.org

Nutrition professionals involved in the care of patients with cancer, cancer prevention, & research.

 

Pediatric Nutrition (PNPG) – www.pnpg.org

Practitioners who provide nutrition services for the pediatric population in a wide variety of settings.

 

Public Health/Community Nutrition (PHCNPG) www.phcnpg.org

Nutrition professionals who work in partnership with healthcare providers, community leaders, and other key stakeholders to serve the public in a variety of roles and settings.

 

Renal Dietitians (RPG) – www.renalnutrition.org

Practitioners who provide medical nutrition services to chronic kidney disease patients in dialysis facilities, clinics, hospitals, university settings & private practice.

 

Research (RDPG) – www.researchdpg.org

Members who conduct research in various areas to promote practice standards, health policy, & disease prevention.

 

School Nutrition Services (SNS) – www.snsdpg.org

School food service directors, nutrition educators, and corporate dietitians working in the delivery of  food service & nutrition education to children.

 

Sports, Cardiovascular & Wellness Nutrition (SCAN) – www.scandpg.org

Nutrition practitioners with expertise & skills in promoting the role of nutrition in physical performance, cardiovascular health, wellness, & disordered eating.

 

Vegetarian Nutrition (VN) – http://vegetariannutrition.net/

Nutrition practitioners who focus on information & resources about plant-based diets.

 

Weight Management (WM) – www.wmdpg.org

Practitioners who work in the prevention and treatment of overweight & obesity throughout the life cycle.

 

Women’s Health (WH) – www.womenshealthdpg.org

Practitioners addressing women’s nutrition care issues during the reproductive period through menopause.