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Dietetics is the science and art of applying the principles of food and nutrition to health. It's a vital, growing profession with many career possibilities. Whichever option you choose, you'll share your knowledge of food and nutrition to help people make healthful food choices. If you're thinking about a career in dietetics, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics — formerly the American Dietetic Association — is your online career resource.
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Latest Academy Food and Nutrition Information

Posted: October 01, 2014

Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Ronni Chernoff Receives Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics' Highest Award

Registered dietitian nutritionist Ronni Chernoff, an internationally recognized authority on the nutritional care of older adults, has been named the 2014 recipient of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ highest honor, the Marjorie Hulsizer Copher... Read more »

Posted: September 16, 2014

From Low-Sodium Soup to Organic Nuts, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics' 2014 Expo Has It All

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics welcomes more than 350 food, nutrition and culinary companies and organizations to its 2014 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo, October 18 to 21 in Atlanta, Ga. Read more »

Posted: September 03, 2014

Keep Food Safe and Cut Grocery Costs with Home Food Safety Tips in Support of National Food Safety Education Month

During National Food Safety Education Month in September, keep food safe and your grocery bill in check with food storage advice from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and ConAgra Foods' public awareness campaign: Home Food Safety. Read more »

Posted: September 02, 2014

Hot Topics at Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2014 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo include Nutrition at Restaurants, Sports Supplementation, Children's Nutrition and Latest Diet Strategies

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics' 2014 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo will feature educational sessions devoted to key food and nutrition issues, showcasing cutting-edge research, policy and advocacy issues and spirited debates. FNCE... Read more »

Posted: August 20, 2014

The Land of the Peach and Home of the Braves! Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2014 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo Comes to Atlanta

Addressing the importance of global nutritional health, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is bringing its premier food and nutrition event to the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, October 18 to 21. Read more »


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Educational Resources & Information

Access the Academy's resource center for the next step in your career in dietetics! Find study guides for credentialing, reasons to attend FNCE and internship information to help you along.

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The Commission on Dietetic Registration offers study resource for individuals preparing to take the registration examination for dietitians or dietetic technicians, registered. Both guides include a comprehensive study outline based on the examination content specifications, suggested study references, practice examinations and study tips.