Public Health/Community Nutrition Practice Group

PHCNPG Dietetic Practice Group

Mission, Vision & Goals

Mission:

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

Vision:
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 solutions.

Goal 3:       
Support members' involvement in public policy to promote optimal outcomes in public health nutrition and community nutrition.

Goal 4:       
Identify and develop key collaborations and partnerships to promote the public’s health and well-being.

Goal 5:       
Provide and support effective training to the public health nutrition and community nutrition workforce. 

Goal 6:       
Promote evidence-based public health nutrition and community nutrition-related research and practices. 

Download the Mission, Vision & Goals document approved by The Academy's Board of Directors on May 16, 2013

  • Webinars Update

    TITLE: Training Our Workforce: A New Guide for Training Public Health and Community Nutrition Professionals

    PRESENTERS:  Kathleen Cullinen, PhD, RDN, Alison Conneally, MS, RDN, CDN, Kay Sisk, MS, RDN, LD

    DATE: Thursday, September 13, 2018 

    click here to access this webinar! 

  • HOD Fall Update

    Public health nutrition leadership is at the forefront of HOD discussion this Fall. Learn more here.

  • 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!