Public Health/Community Nutrition Practice Group

PHCNPG Dietetic Practice Group

Diet and Physical Activity Guidance

Dietary Guidelines for Americans
Provide key dietary recommendations for both the general population and specific population groups to help people choose an overall health diet
http://www.health.gov/dietaryguidelines/

Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans
Describe the types and amounts of physical activity that offer substantial health benefits to Americans
http://www.health.gov/paguidelines/

Healthy People
Goals and objectives for the health of the United States
www.healthypeople.gov

One Step at a Time: Helping Young Children Be Physically Active! - Bright Futures Obesity Prevention Training for Child Care Providers
Curriculum designed to help child care providers working in local programs promote young children's physical activity
http://www.brightfutures.org/one-step/


  • HOD Update

    Read the latest Mega Issue: Leading Together for Good Governance (Fall 2018)

  • Free Webinar!

    NEW! The PHCNPG is proud to introduce a new resource for professionals, the Guide to Developing and Enhancing Skills in Public Health and Community Nutrition!!  Click here for more details to access the live recording of the webinar that took place on December 20.

  • Public Health Nutrition Certificate of Training Program

    Academy members enjoy a reduced rate of $24 for each module, or may complete all five modules and earn 10.0 hours of CPEUs for $120


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