• The Association of Clinical and Public Health Nutritionists in Finland (RTY)

    Ravitsemusterapeuttien yhdistys

    Finland


    Leena Rechardt | Executive manager | Pohj.Makasiinikatu 6 A 8 | Helsinki | Ph: +358-9-2511 1630 | Fax: +358-9-657 168

    Description (english)

    The association was founded 1970 in order to improve the employment of clinical nutritionists (dietitians)in Finland . Nowadays the public health nutritionists are also members of the association. The mission of the association is to be an educational and professional interest organisation. The association works to promote development in the field of nutrition and health education. It submits proposals and issues statements on nutritional topics of general interest. Members of the association have a Master of Science degree in nutrition. Part of the members undertake post-graduate research to a doctoral level. Members work in the fields of clinical and community health nutrition, research, consultancy, education, industry and catering services. There is also a student membership possibility for students studying nutrition at the university.

    Description (local language)

    Ravitsemusterapeuttien yhdistys (RTY) on Akavalaisen Agronomiliiton koulutusalayhdistys. RTY edistää jäsenistönsä ammatillista pätevyyttä ja kilpailukykyä. Jäsenet ovat ravitsemuksen luotettavia ammattilaisia ja työskentelevät laaja-alaisesti ihmisen ravitsemuksen parissa.

    Official Contacts

    Contact Name : Leena Rechardt, ICDA Representative
    Email : leena.rechardt@rty.fi