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Dietetic Training: Understanding Racial Inequity in Power and Privilege

Published:November 10, 2020DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jand.2020.09.041
      The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (Academy) embraced a new vision, mission, and principles in 2017 to lead the Academy into its second century of existence. The resulting vision reads, “A world where all people thrive through the transformative power of food and nutrition.” The updated vision reflects an increased emphasis on expanding the Academy’s reach and influence. According to the impact goals, this will be accomplished in part by “Increas[ing] equitable access to nutrition and lifestyle services” and “Improv[ing] health equity through access to medical nutrition therapy services.”
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