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

  • Schools are actively enrolling in Fresh from the Farm for September 2017. Building on the success of the four year pilot project, over 5000 schools representing 73 Ontario school boards, First Nations Schools and a sampling of private sector schools are eligible to participate in this year’s campaign. 

    Jun 27, 2017
  • ST JOHN’S, NL–The Honourable Minister Jane Philpott chose the Dietitians of Canada 2017 National Conference to announce the launch of a second Health Canada consultation on the proposed revision Dietary Guidance and Canada’s food guide, as well as restrictions on marketing of food and beverages to children. 

    Jun 10, 2017
  • ST JOHN’S, NL – Dietitians of Canada will hold their national conference in St. John’s this year from June 8-10. The event brings together dietitians, students and researchers in the field of nutrition and dietetics.     

    Jun 08, 2017
  • 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

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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