Public Health/Community Nutrition Practice Group

PHCNPG Dietetic Practice Group

HOD Updates

The PHCNPG plays an active role in the Academy's House of Delegates (HOD). Click the pages from the drop down menu at the top of this page (under HOD) for more information on the HOD, our PHCNPG delegate, and updates (organized by year). 

Fall 2018

Mega Issue: Leading Together for Good Governance


Fall 2017

Mega Issue: Championing Nutrition and Dietetics Practioners in Roles of Leadership in Public Health


Fact Sheet 

Meeting Summary 


Shannon Robson, PhD, MPH, RD
HOD Delegate for the PHCNPG

Feel free to contact Shannon ( with questions or concerns regarding the House of Delegates. Members, click here to login and view Shannon's full bio.

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What Does the House of Delegates Do?
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How Can I Become an HOD Delegate?
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Information on the HOD

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Information on the HOD Governance
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Information on HOD Resources
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What is Knowledge-Based Strategic Governance?
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Page updated: October 9, 2018

  • HOD Update

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

  • Call For Nominations

    Are you looking to build leadership skills, make a difference in the field of public health/community nutrition, and boost your resume?

    The 2019-2020 PHCNPG ballot is now open, click here for more information. 


    Deadline to submit nominations are October 12, 2018

  • 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

    Click here for more details!