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Optimizing The Future of Women’s Health at all ages

Women's Health: A Dietetic Practice Group of The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

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MEMBER BENEFITS

MENTORING

QUARTERLY PUBLICATION

ONLINE RESOURCES

Members are registered dietitian nutritionists, nutrition and dietetic technicians, registered and students who are current members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Member benefits include networking, mentoring, awards, newsletters, and webinars in the area of women's health and nutrition across the lifespan.

Join us to keep abreast of the latest issues, share expertise, expand your skills and participate in groundbreaking committees and projects.

Students and those who are new to the profession can pair with seasoned professionals to enhance skills and map out career pathways. Click on Mentoring Program in the menu above for more information.

Quarterly newsletter with cutting-edge professional articles that keep you up-to-date with the latest research and events in all areas of women's health. Access current and past issues in the Newsletter Archive.

Keep up-to-date with DPG Events, learn more about specialty practice areas, access links to position papers and professional resources, communicate with DPG Leaders and much more!

Mentoring

Students and those who are new to the profession can pair with seasoned professionals to enhance skills and map out career pathways. Contact the Mentor Coordinator for more information.

Mentoring

Keep up-to-date with DPG Events, learn more about specialty practice areas, access links to position papers and professional resources, communicate with DPG Leaders and much more!

Mentoring

Quarterly newsletter with cutting-edge professional articles that keep you up-to-date with the latest research and events in all areas of women's health. Access current and past issues in the Newsletter Archive.

We are committed to supporting every single member by responding to your practice issues in a timely and responsible manner. Hundreds of professionals who share your common interests and expertise await.

WEBINARS

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  • Describe the relationship between weight management and breast cancer risk, treatment and survival.
  • Better understand the biological and psychosocial influences affecting weight changes during breast cancer.
  • Identify the evidence behind common breast cancer and weight misconceptions in regards to a plant-based diet, phytoestrogens and prevention with lifestyle recommendations.
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This webinar addresses:

  • the development of the infant immune system and the influence of maternal nutrition and health throughout pregnancy and lactation
  • the difference between food allergy and food intolerance
  • clinical symptoms signifying the need for a nutrition intervention via maternal diet
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  • Establish evidence basis for sex and gender approach to care
  • Identify significant nutritional differences between men and women
  • Provide tools to integrate sex and gender content into future practice

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NEWS

  • How to be Involved in FDA’s Updates to Nutrition Facts Panel

    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has finalized a rule to update the Nutritional Facts Panel found on packaged food. The new Nutrition Facts label features updated information to help consumers make informed food choices. To find out more about the changes and how you can be involved as an Academy member and nutrition expert, click here.

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  • Congrats to Lisa Eaton Wright, MS, RDN, LDN for receiving the 2016 Award for Grassroots Excellence!

    Illinois RDN to Receive Academy’s Award for Grassroots Excellence Lisa Eaton Wright, MS, RDN, LDN, has been named the winner of the 2016 Award for Grassroots Excellence, the Academy’s top award for nutrition advocacy. Wright has held numerous leadership roles in key areas of the dietetics profession including the Women’s Health dietetic practice group serving […]

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  • Folic Acid for the Prevention of Neural Tube Defects: Preventative Medication Draft Recommendation Statement

    Be sure to check out and comment on the Folic Acid for the Prevention of Neural Tube Defects: Preventative Medication Draft Recommendation Statement from the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force by June 6th.

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