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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.

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
  • 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

  • Low-Carb Diets Boost Risk for Serious Birth Defects

    New study out of UNC Chapel Hill found that women who ate low-carbohydrate diets during pregnancy had significantly lower intake of folic acid and higher odds of having babies with neural tube defects

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  • Happy Valentine’s Day! Enter to Win!

    WH DPG members, we love you, and your dedication to nutrition and women’s health! To show our appreciation, we’re holding an online raffle. One lucky winner will receive a $10 Amazon gift card. Head to the Members area of the WH DPG website to enter. Enter until midnight, February 20th, when we’ll randomly select the […]

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  • Foundation 2018 Awards Applications Now Open

    The 2018 Foundation Awards application is now open! The Foundation is pleased to offer 27 awards in 2018 for practitioners and students, with specific criteria ranging broadly across the awards. New this year, the applications are available in a new online format for an improved applicant submission process. If your group has a past version […]

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