Public Health/Community Nutrition Practice Group

PHCNPG Dietetic Practice Group

Mission, Vision & Goals


Empowering members to be leaders in the practice of public health nutrition and community nutrition.

Optimizing the population’s health through the application of public health nutrition and community nutrition principles and interventions.

Goal 1:       
Build and empower a diverse membership that supports our mission and vision.

Goal 2:       
Enhance members’ knowledge and skills related to current and emerging public health nutrition and community nutrition issues through evidence-based and practice-based solutions.

Goal 3:       
Identify, develop and work in collaboration with key partners to promote the public's health and well-being.

Goal 4:       
Support member;s involvement in public policy to promote optimal outcomes in public health nutrition and community nutrition.

Download the Mission, Vision & Goals document 

  • Webinars, click below:

    View PHCN DPG live webinar schedule and recorded webinars

  • PHCNPG Member Awards Accepting Nominations, Feb 15th - May 1st

    Nominate a fellow PHCNPG member or yourself for one of the PHCNPG Awards. Click here for more information. Nomination Forms are accepted starting Feb 15th through May 1st. 

  • 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!