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July Chair Message

Our Foundation is Always Working to Develop the Next Generation of RDNs!Students have always been an important focus for our Foundation. In fact, in 1944, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics received a donation from Dr. Elmer McCollum to provide financial support for a  student pursuing a career in dietetics that would help to eventually [...]

By |2020-07-02T10:16:24-05:00July 2nd, 2020|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

June Chair Message

A Challenging Year I am honored to serve as your 2020-2021 Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation Chair and I follow in a long line of individuals who share a passion for our Foundation and profession. While I have had the opportunity to serve in many leadership roles locally and nationally with the Academy and [...]

By |2020-06-01T11:16:06-05:00June 1st, 2020|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

May Chair Message

Our Academy is Needed Now, More Than Ever These are truly challenging times for us all, and the Academy’s first priority is the health and safety of you and your loved ones. We are being impacted personally and professionally by the COVID-19 pandemic, and the Academy and its Foundation have been working to ensure its [...]

By |2020-04-29T13:45:15-05:00April 29th, 2020|Foundation Chair Message|0 Comments

April Chair Message

Our Foundation is Here For You, Now More Than Ever!As I pen this message, I find myself reflecting on the different challenges each of us will face as we navigate through these unprecedented times. Our challenges come in different forms, but one thing we all share in common is the concern for the health and [...]

By |2020-04-01T11:26:38-05:00April 1st, 2020|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

Foundation Resources for Academy Members, Students and Educators

From all of us at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation, we would like you to know how much we appreciate all Academy members for your support over the years. Our top priority is the health and safety of you and your loved ones during these challenging times.As the impact of COVID-19 unfolds, our [...]

By |2020-05-22T13:35:29-05:00March 26th, 2020|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

2020 March Donor Profile: Connie Diekman

Connie Diekman, M.Ed, RD, CSSD, LD, FADA, FAND is a Food and Nutrition Consultant in St. Louis, Missouri. Diekman is a Former President of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and a former chair of the American Heart Association – Missouri affiliate. She is immediate Past Chair of the Weight Management Dietetic Practice Group, [...]

By |2020-03-05T07:24:55-06:00March 5th, 2020|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

March Chair Message

Welcome to National Nutrition Month! March means many things to many people, the beginning of Spring, St. Patrick’s Day, March Madness, but for RDNs it also means National Nutrition Month®. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and its Eat Right, Bite by Bite Campaign has many great resources that you can use to encourage your [...]

By |2020-03-03T14:13:13-06:00March 2nd, 2020|Foundation Chair Message|0 Comments

2020 February Donor Profile: Leslie Bonci

Leslie J. Bonci is a RDN/CSSD/LDN and owner of Active Eating Advice and co-founder of Performance365 - a sports nutrition consulting company. She was a spokesperson for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics for 8 years, chair of SCAN and Professional Issues Delegate. Bonci have been a sports dietitian for 30 years, have been [...]

By |2020-02-13T08:40:15-06:00February 12th, 2020|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments