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How Does the Development Process of Position and Practice Papers Ensure Integrity?

The Academy Positions Committee (APC) workgroup oversees the development of Position and Practice Papers with particular attention to preserving the integrity of the process.

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What Are the Criteria for Developing a Position Paper?

Positions papers are developed regarding issues that impact the nutritional status of the public, are derived from pertinent facts and data, and are germane to the mission, vision, philosophy and values of the Academy.

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How Do I Propose a Position Topic?

Submit a Proposed Position Concept Form.

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How Do I Apply to Be an Author, Reviewer or Content Advisor for a Position Paper?

Submit an application to be considered to become a position paper author, reviewer or content advisor.

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How Are Draft Position Papers Evaluated?

The Position Evaluation Checklist is used to guide in the evaluation of draft positions.

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Which Position Papers Are New or Currently Being Updated?

Click here to see which papers are under development.

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How Does the Academy Decide When a Position or Practice Paper Should Be Updated?

The APC regularly reviews and updates existing Academy position and practice papers.

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Which Position and/or Practice Papers are under Review for Reaffirmation?

Click here to see which position and practice papers under review for reaffirmation.

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