About Us

Oncology Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is the premier organization of nutrition professionals in the United States. A dietetic practice group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is a group of dietitians who are members of the Academy whose work is in a particular area such as cancer or diabetes. The Oncology Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group or ON DPG is a dietetic practice group of the Academy. Our mission is to provide direction and leadership for quality oncology nutrition practice through education and research. We are a national organization with over 2000 members. The practice of oncology nutrition covers research, prevention, treatment, recovery, palliative care, and hospice. The ON DPG provides dietetic professionals with resources and networking opportunities to deal with the complexities of oncology practice. Members work in clinical, public health, education, and research settings.

Mission & Vision

Our mission is to provide direction and leadership for quality oncology nutrition practice through education and research. The practice of oncology nutrition covers research, prevention, treatment, recovery, palliative care, and hospice.

Philosophy

To be a resource for oncology nutrition experts across the continuum of care.

 

Guiding Principles

Annual Report

   

Strategic Plan

Program of Work

   

Standards of Practice/Professional Performance for RDs in Oncology Nutrition

 

 

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Page updated: July 2015