Media Centre


Welcome to the Dietitians of Canada media centre. If you are a journalist and cannot find what you are looking for, please contact our manager of public relations and media.

Our Dietitians of Canada spokespeople are available for interview, or use our interview a dietitian tool to find a Registered Dietitian in your area who can speak about a variety of health and nutrition topics.

Media Releases

  • TORONTO, ON — EatRight Ontario was honoured with a DUX award at the annual gala event on January 27 in Montreal.  Dietitians of Canada received the Precursor award in the Institutions-Project category for the successful dietitian contact centre made available to residents of Ontario. Dietitians of Canada’s Fresh From the Farm Healthy Fundraising for Ontario Schools was also a finalist.

    Feb 01, 2016
  • TORONTO, ON — To counter the onslaught of advice and promises to get fit or lose weight quickly in January, Dietitians of Canada is encouraging Canadians to be kind to themselves in 2016. Make 2016 a time to reflect on what’s going well, avoid judging yourself and others about their food choices and seek out credible food and nutrition information.

    Jan 04, 2016
  • TORONTO, ON – Today’s Speech from the Throne confirmed that the Trudeau government is committed to taking action to support Canadians to live healthier lives. While food and nutrition were not specifically mentioned, Ministerial Mandate letters confirm that the Trudeau government is committed to taking action to support Canadians to live healthier lives.

    Dec 04, 2015
  • TORONTO, ON — High turnover, challenges working to full potential, and patient access to nutrition care are key issues underscored in a new dietitians' workforce report about primary health care (PHC) in Ontario.  Dietitians of Canada is calling on the provincial government to correct an error in job classification that dates back to 2005, and for continued support of dietitians as an integral part of comprehensive primary care.

    Nov 25, 2015

Interview a Dietitian

Dietitians are experts in a wide range of food and nutrition topics. They can answer your questions and provide knowledgeable, informed opinions. Are you looking for a media trained dietitian to contribute to your story? Use the search boxes below to find a dietitian or contact us.

Kate Comeau MSc, RD
Manager PR & Media
(416) 642-9316

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