Visioning Report 2017: A Preferred Path Forward for the Nutrition and Dietetics Profession

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      J. R. Kicklighter is an associate professor emeritus, Department of Nutrition, Georgia State University, Atlanta.


      B. Dorner is president, Becky Dorner & Associates, Inc, and president, Nutrition Consulting Services, Inc, Dunedin, FL.


      A. M. Hunter is an associate professor, Department of Biomedical Sciences, Missouri State University, Springfield.


      M. Kyle is a diabetes and nutrition care coordinator, Pen Bay Medical Center, Rockport, ME.


      M. Pflugh Prescott is a postdoctoral fellow, Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition, Colorado State University, Fort Collins.


      S. Roberts is area director of clinical nutrition and dietetics internship director, Baylor University Medical Center/Aramark Healthcare Nutrition Services, Dallas, TX.


      B. Spear is professor of pediatrics emerita, University of Alabama at Birmingham.


      R. K. Hand is director, Dietetics Practice Based Research Network, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Chicago, IL.


      C. Byrne is former director, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Chicago, IL.