The Board of Directors was honoured to announce Patricia Chuey, MSc, RD as the 2017 Ryley-Jeffs Memorial Lecture Award recipient.
For nearly 3 decades, Patricia has been inspiring Canadians to eat healthier and achieve their well-being goals. An award-winner for excellence in communications and entrepreneurship, she’s known as “The People’s Dietitian” for her approachable style in making healthy eating make sense. Passionately dedicated to mentoring leaders in the profession, Patricia shares from her expertise as a successful business owner, nutrition counselor, dietitian to professional athletes, recipe creator, food product inventor, author, speaker and over 22 consecutive years as a food and nutrition expert in the Canadian media. She believes most people on the planet want more of one thing in their quest to live a healthy life and delivers and inspiring message on this topic.
A version of Patricia's lecture will be available in the Fall issue of the Canadian Journal of Dietetic Practice and Research.