DPG20 Oncology Nutrition (ON) Community Blog

Oncology DPG News

The Oncology Nutrition Connection is seeking volunteers for authors and reviewers. Not sure what to write? There are dozens of topics that can be assigned based on the member interest survey. Send inquiries ...
Leadership Team Member Spotlight: Colleen Spees Please check out Colleen Spees’ article on why cancer centers need more RDs - in US News & World Report!
Meet a new member of your leadership team each month when a member interviews another member .   This month Sara Estabrook was interviewed by member volunteer Francesca Maglione. Sara is the Policy ...
The ON DPG chooses not to remain silent after the killing of George Floyd and the outpouring of energy aimed at addressing centuries of oppression and racism directed at our Black communities.   We ...
Article: American Cancer Society Guideline for Diet and Physical Activity for Cancer Prevention; CA Cancer J Clin 2020 DOI 10.3322/caac.

New Mentorship Program!

Mentorship Program   The ON DPG is proud to announce our new Mentorship Program! Our program is almost ready to launch, but in order to make this a success, we need YOU to be a Mentor! This program ...
Calling all promising authors to consider   submitting BMT related work for the Oncology Nutrition Connection (ONC) Newsletter or writing for the BMT FAQ section on the ON DPG website. Writing mentoring ...
Management of Cancer Cachexia: ASCO Guideli

BMT Subunit-New FAQ!

NEW   - " Fecal Microbiota Transplant " FAQ. An opportunity for BMT RDs to enhance their knowledge and learn about an exciting and interesting new procedure.   Find all of the ...
Applications were very competitive this year, and we are excited to announce the two winners of this year's small research grants. Each recipient will receive up to $2500 to fund their oncology nutrition ...