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Community & Public Health Nutrition Network

The purpose of the network is to provide Dietitians, Public Health Nutritionists, and students working in Community and/or Public Health Nutrition or with a general interest in Community and/or Public Health Nutrition Practice with tools, supports and opportunities.  Specific objectives are:

  • To promote and facilitate communication and sharing information among members of the network group, with other dietitians and with other organizations.
  • To share the latest information about best practices and resources for community and public health nutrition
  • To facilitate the ability of Dietitians of Canada (DC) members to promote community and public health nutrition best practices and participate in continuing education opportunities
  • To promote community nutrition and public health nutrition as a career choice among dietetic students and to provide opportunities for continued career growth and experience sharing among members
  • To be an identified resource group for government and policy makers to consult on issues related to community nutrition and public health nutrition practice
  • To raise awareness and advocate on behalf of community nutrition and public health nutrition issues and practice challenges.
Benefits of membership
  • Opportunity to network and connect with other dietitians and students working/interested in community and public health nutrition
  • Access to current resources on various community and public health nutrition topics
  • Access to book reviews and opportunity to participate in quarterly book reviews
  • Access to blog containing posts written on various public health related topics (blog has replaced previous newsletter)
  • Access to online networking platform specific to CPHN Network (coast-to-coast)
  • Ongoing volunteer opportunities for students and dietitians
  • Dietitians of Canada Conference Sponsorship opportunities for student members
Leadership Team

Chair: Lesley Andrade
Co-chair: Vacant (x1)
Blog Editor: Tiffany Manstan
Treasurer: Vacant (x1)
Secretary: Cristina Benea
Events and Communication Coordinator: Hannah Wilkie
Resource Coordinator: Rosette Moore
 

Cost: $28/year
Contact: cphn@dietitians-network.ca.

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