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

  • OTTAWA, ON — Dietitians of Canada is pleased to support proposed Front-of-Package labelling as well as other important amendments to Food and Drug Regulations in Canada Gazette 1 (CG1) announced today by Health Canada.  The announcement represents an important step in Health Canada’s Healthy Eating Strategy towards making the healthy choice the easier choice for Canadians.
     

    Feb 09, 2018
  • SASKATCHEWAN — Starting this week, a locally operated dietitian call centre will provide access to trusted food and nutrition advice via telephone or email to First Nations communities in Saskatchewan. Dietitians of Canada and the First Nations and Inuit Health Branch in Saskatchewan are partnering for the three-month pilot project to increase access to information about healthy eating. 

    Jan 10, 2018
  • TORONTO, ON — Each day, the Global PEN: Practice Based Evidence in Nutrition team reviews the scientific literature for evolving research and monitors for nutrition trends.  Earlier this month, the team reflected on what surprised them about nutrition science in 2017.

    Dec 13, 2017
  • TORONTO, ON — Are you looking online for trusted healthy eating content?  EatRight Ontario is the place to go.  Dietitians of Canada is pleased that its public-facing website at www.eatrightontario.ca has been awarded an internationally recognized eHealthcare Leadership gold medal for Best Overall Internet Site.

    Nov 17, 2017

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

DC Spokespeople

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