Public Health/Community Nutrition Practice Group

PHCNPG Dietetic Practice Group

Academy Grassroots Advocacy Resources

Members can assist the Academy with its public policy initiatives and advocacy. Click on the links below to view these resources:

The Academy's Grassroots Manager

For more information on Current Policy Issues click here. Then click on the On the Pulse of Public Policy in the grey box on the left side fo the page and there you can access information on:

  • ANDPAC News and Updates 
  • News "From the Hill"
  • Updates on "State Matters"
  • Information about recent "Regulatory Comments" from the Academy.  

Members and Non-members alike can check out these links:

How to Contact Elected Officials

ANDPAC is the Academy's Political Action Committee or PAC. "ANDPAC supports the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic's Policy and Advocacy team in Washington, D.C. The Policy and Advocacy office is always working on current and upcoming legislation that would help the profession and the state of dietetics."

ANDPAC - Your Support Matters!

CLICK HERE for up-to-date information on nutrition related Public Policy Advocacy issues being addressed by ANDPAC






Page Updated: November 9, 2017

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