Three years ago, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Chief Executive Officer Patricia Babjak shared her intention to retire in 2023. Babjak served in numerous positions at the Academy since 1975 and has led the organization as CEO for 14 years.
Four registered dietitian nutritionists describe their personal journeys, love of nutrition and how it helped them impact the lives of the communities they serve. This video originally appeared as part of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ 2022 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo® in Orlando, Fla.
The Biden administration's National Strategy on Hunger, Nutrition and Health report is an important step in addressing health equity and achieving the Academy's mission of accelerating improvements in global health and well-being through food and nutrition.
The White House Conference on Hunger, Nutrition and Health will catalyze the public and private sectors around a coordinated strategy to end hunger, improve nutrition and physical activity and close disparities among communities.