• The Korean Dietetic Association

    Korea (Republic of)


    pland@dietitian.or.kr | Heukseok 1-dong 170-15 | Dongjak-gu | Seoul | Ph: 82-02-823 5680 | Fax: 82-02-823 5689

    Description (english)

    ‘Dietitian’ is a specialist in food and nutrition who has a dietitian's license and who is in charge of meal management and nutritional service to prevent diseases and improve health for individuals, groups, and communities.( Definition by the Korean Dietetic Association ) The objectives of the Korean Dietetic Association (KDA) are to promote optimal health and nutritional status of the Korean people as well as to protect the dietitian's rights and interests. These objectives shall be accomplished by public education and research on food and nutrition, provision of quality dietetic practice, and enhancement of the dietitian's professional competency.

    Official Contacts

    Contact Name : Kyeong Sook Yim, Ph.D, RD, ICDA Representative
    Email : pland@dietitian.or.kr