Policy from the Ground Up
March 10 to 12, 2013
Connect with nearly 500 of your Academy colleagues March 10 to 12 at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics's 2013 Public Policy Workshop. This annual food and nutrition advocacy summit, is where you can learn how to become the voice of nutrition that Congress trusts. Whether you are new to policy and advocacy or a seasoned professional, there is something for everyone at PPW.
The 2013 theme, Policy from the Ground Up, will focus on leveraging grassroots efforts to make a local and sustainable impact on the dietetics profession. Advocacy starts at home and branches to the community, state and federal levels – learn how to activate each sector to ignite a movement that will help all Americans to get well and stay well.
PPW 2013 will focus on legislation and programs in areas including food security and access, nutrition education, health care rollout, childhood and school nutrition, and healthy aging. At the end of PPW, participants put their knowledge into action when they visit Capitol Hill and meet with members of Congress.
PPW 2013 will be an interactive experience. Register today to learn about the ever-evolving political landscape that affects RDs and DTRs all across the country. You can impact the future of dietetics – start making waves at PPW 2013.
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