The Medical Nutrition Practice Group (MNPG), a dietetic practice group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, serves over 2100+ members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics who are committed to providing expert nutrition care. If you need to keep up-to-date in all areas of nutrition, we are the practice group for you.
MNPG offers its members three private sub-units:
The Dietitians in Gluten Intolerance Diseases (DIGID) sub-unit for members who are interested in celiac disease and other conditions requiring a gluten-free diet
The Dietitians in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (DPM&R) sub-unit for members who are interested in the support, counseling, and education for physically impaired clientele
The Infectious Diseases Nutrition (IDN) sub-unit which networks and shares information, collaborates, and advocates in order to positively impact people affected with infectious diseases.
CPE Hours 1.5 (only available to LIVE webinar attendees)CPE Level 2Suggested Learning Need Codes:, 3005, 3010,5390This webinar is limited to the first 1000 registered participants.
Wednesday November 20th , 2013
3 p.m. (Eastern)2 p.m. (Central)
1p.m. (Mountain)12 p.m.. (Pacific)
Are you looking for a great way to increase your professional network? The Nominating Committee is seeking candidates for the 2013-2014 ballots. Elections will be held in early 2014 and the term will begin on June 1, 2014.
We are excited to announce 3 new positions in addition to the previously posted positions. The new positions are for the DPG sub-units and are as listed:
Dietitians in Gluten Intolerance Diseases Sub-unit Chair (3 year commitment as chair-elect, chair, and past-chair)
This is a reminder to RSVP for the Udi’s and Glutino networking event at FNCE® by tomorrow! Enjoy gluten-free hors d’oeuvres and catch up with friends and colleagues. Learn about the all-new Glutenfree.com, the latest online resource for gluten-free research and lifestyle information!
Monday, October 21, 2013
1611 Lamar Street
Houston, Texas 77010
The event is free, but space is limited. Click here to RSVP by October 2nd.
Medical Nutrition Matters Newsletter, volume 33 number 1, is now available online.
Logged in members may access the full-text newsletter in pdf format. The summary for this issue is accessible by clicking here.
Members also may earn CPEUs by successfully completing the quizzes for this issue.
FNCE DPG Showcase MNPG will be in Booth 22 from 10:30AM-1 PM 3rd Floor Foyer of the George R Brown Convention Center
I am excited for FNCE and looking forward to seeing you all there! We have two MNPG events that I wanted to be sure you are aware of. First, join us on Sunday, October 20th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM in the Hilton Americas Houston Grand Ballroom L for “Nutrition Round Up with MNPG.” We have a fun event planned, including line-dancing, games, hors d’oeuvres, and opportunities for networking. Then, stop by the MNPG booth on Monday, October 21st during the DPG showcase from 10:30 AM to 1:00 PM. We will be booth 22 located in the 3rd f
The Fall 2013 HOD Meeting will be held in Houston on October 18th and 19th, preceding FNCE.
The efforts of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and its House of Delegates to address and mitigate food and nutrition insecurity in America is an ongoing project. I hope it has heightened your awareness and prompted you to action. Please share with me what you are doing in your community to fight food insecurity and hunger.so I can share it with the House of Delegates.. Please send me a summary of your activities at firstname.lastname@example.org .