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 — Yesterday’s federal budget, tabled by the Honourable Minister of Finance, Bill Morneau, indicate a commitment to addressing issues that cause health inequities for many Canadian households. Dietitians of Canada applauds the measures that will reduce household food insecurity by supporting income security, strengthen Indigenous communities, and provide targeted funding for home care and mental health services. As well, new funding for innovation in the agri-food sector will contribute to healthy and sustainable food systems in Canada.        

    Mar 23, 2017
  • ST.JOHN'S, NL— In celebration of Nutrition Month and Dietitians Day, the Dietitians of Newfoundland and Labrador (DNL), a local action group of Dietitians of Canada, hosted a healthy lunch and information session with Members of the Newfoundland and Labrador House of Assembly in St. John’s on March 15, 2017. 

    Mar 16, 2017
  • TORONTO, ON — This Nutrition Month, dietitians are reminding Canadians that eating should be joyful, not a source of everyday frustration and confusion. On March 15, Dietitians of Canada will celebrate Dietitians Day and the important work dietitians do every day to help Canadians Take the Fight out of Food, making a difference in the lives of Canadians from coast-to-coast.

    Mar 15, 2017
  • TORONTO, ON —  Dietitians of Canada kicks off their annual Nutrition Month campaign with a rallying cry to Take the Fight Out of Food.  Whether the ‘food fight’ is with themselves or with others, dietitians want to remind Canadians that eating should be joyful, not a source of everyday frustration and confusion! 

    Feb 22, 2017

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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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