ICD Information and Reminders
International Congress of Dietetics (ICD) - 2020
The Association for Dietetics in South Africa (ADSA) is proud to host the International Congress of Dietetics (ICD) September 15-18, 2020 in Cape Town, South Africa. This is the first ICDA (International Confederation of Dietetic Associations) congress to be held on the African continent and ADSA promises to offer an unforgettable experience.
National Dietetic Association Reports
News from the Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute
The Irish Nutrition and Dietetic Institute (INDI) celebrates 60th anniversary in Dublin
On the Occasion of its 60th anniversary celebrations, the INDI hosted an event for members and guests in the Royal Irish Academy on Dawson Street in Dublin in October 2018. Over 100 dietitians and students gathered to celebrate the growth of the profession in Ireland to the current almost 900 dietitians working in hospitals, industry, research, industry and private practice.
News from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Nutrition Care Process
The Academy has developed a Global Evidence Based Nutrition Care Process (NCP) Train-the-Trainer program to address the need for high quality NCP training around the globe that weaves in evidence-based recommendations.
News from International Affiliate of The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (IAAND)
Country Representative (CR) Program
One of the unique features of the IAAND is the Country Representative (CR) program. It is important to have a way for reaching out and getting feedback regarding the cultural and practice differences between countries and identifying local members’ professional interests and needs.
News from the India Dietetic Association
Winning the bid for ACD 2026
In a toughly fought contest, IDA clinched the bid to host the Asian Congress of Dietetics (ACD) in 2026, based on the presentation made by our members at the ACD 2018 Hong Kong meeting. This is the first time that IDA won the bid to host this prestigious event.
News from the Hungarian Dietetic Association
Nutrition and Hydration Week
We celebrated our 5th Nutrition & Hydration Week this year. We have so many special memories, our very first tea party was in a nursing home and in the afternoon, at the Institute for Adult Blind People. In the past few years, our message reached every generation, old and young.
News from the Dietitians Association of Australia
Calling for a National Nutrition Policy
Australia has not updated our National Nutrition Policy in over 26 years and as Australia’s health has deteriorated, it’s time to call for change!
News from the Japan Dietetic Associations
Preparing the Dietary Environment Required for the Tokyo 2020
The Japanese era name has changed to Reiwa, and we are now faced with the start of the Tokyo 2020. In March, the design of the theme of the Olympic Torch relay was finalized as "Cherry" (Sakura in Japanese), and preparations are underway in a variety of fields for the start of the events scheduled to begin in a year.
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim ICDA
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation Competitive Essay Award of the Wimpfheimer-Guggenheim Fund for International Exchange in Nutrition, Dietetics and Management
First International Nutritionist/Dietitian (FIND) Fellowship for Study in the USA
The First International Nutritionist/Dietitian (FIND) Fellowship for Study in the USA, awarded by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation, is given to assist a foreign national who is pursuing postgraduate work in the USA and has a clearly articulated plan to return to his/her country.
Release of Clinical Dietetics Manual
At IDACON 2018, IDA released the 2nd edition of its Clinical Dietetics Manual which serves as a handbook for practicing dietitians and dietetics students covering the recent advances in MNT in the management of disease conditions.