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Apply Now: Program Host for Global Nutrition Exchange Program

Germany Pilot Project – Program Application Background The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation, through the Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim Fund for International Exchange in Nutrition, Dietetics and Management, will be supporting a Global Nutrition Exchange Program. This project will support the Foundation’s mission and elements of the Foundation’s strategic plan: “Support efforts to build a [...]

By |2018-08-31T11:18:38-05:00August 30th, 2018|Foundation News|0 Comments

September Spotlight on Malnutrition

2018 Abbott Nutrition Alliance Award Recipient Highlights The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation’s Abbott Nutrition Alliance Award recognizes up to four Academy members annually working in a hospital setting who have made significant contributions to improve awareness and take action to address malnutrition with an award of $1,400. To be eligible, candidates must be [...]

By |2018-08-30T10:08:01-05:00August 30th, 2018|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Rush University Dietetic Interns Deliver Check to the Greater Chicago Food Depository on Behalf of the Academy Foundation

Every year, the Rush University MS/DI interns attend a volunteer session at the Greater Chicago Food Depository. This year, the group also helped the Academy Foundation deliver a donation in the amount of $4,600 to the Depository as well. The proceeds were from the 2017 Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Food and Nutrition Conference and [...]

By |2018-08-27T10:54:21-05:00August 27th, 2018|Foundation News|0 Comments

August Monthly Message

August is Kids Eat Right Month! Ask anyone what one of their highest priorities in life is, and nearly all would say their children. Even individuals without children will prioritize the needs of children over many other needs of a society. Families with limited resources will make sure that their kids’ needs are taken [...]

By |2018-08-01T09:16:19-05:00August 1st, 2018|Foundation Chair Message|0 Comments