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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

BIANNUAL 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.

Biannual 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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  • Recognize two medical nutrition therapy guidelines used to treat PCOS
  • Describe two challenges to providing medical nutrition therapy to women with PCOS
  • Name two dietary supplements that may benefit women with PCOS

This webinar addresses:

  • national breastfeeding goals and seminal guidance documents
  • utilization of the IBCLC credential in current clinical practices
  • potential opportunities for the RDN to pursue incorporating expertise in clinical lactation management in a professional career
  • pathway options available to RDN’s seeking to become board certified lactation consultants
  • 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

  • Call for Nominations! 2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee

    On Wednesday, September 5, the U.S. Department of Agriculture and Department of Health and Human Services issued a call for nominations to serve on the 2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee due to agencies on October 6, 2018. Prospective members of the DGAC should be qualified experts with demonstrated scientific “expertise in human nutrition related to […]

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  • Academy’s Action Alerts

    There are three action alerts available that need your attention. Preventative Health Savings Act, H.R. 2953/S. 2164 The Preventing Diabetes in Medicare Act, H.R. 3124/S. 1299 The Expanding Access to Diabetes Self-Management Training in Medicare Act, H.R. 5768 Click here to: Take Action

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  • WH DPG FNCE SPOTLIGHT SESSION 2018

    The WH DPG is excited to host a Spotlight Session this year at FNCE 2018 entitled: Integrating Nutrition in Fertility Treatment: Dietitian’s Role in Reproductive Medicine Date: Sunday, October 21st Time: 8 – 9:30 AM Speakers: Judy Simon,MS, RDN, CD, CHES and Dr. Angela Thyer, MD We hope you can join us for this cutting […]

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