Position and Practice Paper FAQs

The Academy Position Paper is a statement of the organization's stance on an issue that impacts the nutritional status of the public. Practice reports are often done in the emerging areas of dietetics or areas that might not have sound scientific data yet. The Academy includes information that is pertinent to individuals who are looking to volunteer their time as a position/practice paper author, reviewer or advisor, as well as criteria for developing a position paper and positions currently under review.