Strategic Plan

The Academy's Board of Directors gathered in February 2017 and endorsed a new vision, mission and principles, expanding the influence and reach of the Academy and the nutrition and dietetics profession.

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Board of Directors approved the new strategic plan as the Academy celebrates our Centennial and begins the next 100 years. With the continued input of Academy members, the Board remains committed to their goal to create a compelling organizational plan that will transform the next century of nutrition and dietetics practitioners and position the Academy as the food and nutrition leaders on a global scale.

  • What Is the Academy's Strategic Plan?

    The Academy's vision is a world where all people thrive through the transformative power of food and nutrition, and, with this, the Academy's defined goals and strategies help in achieving our mission.

  • 10 Tips to Make the Strategic Plan Your Own

    Use the Academy's Strategic Plan and make it your own. It is important for members to understand the critical role they play in both strategy development and strategy implementation.

  • Why the Academy Changed Its Name

    In order to progress and meet the needs of the changing field of nutrition, the organization made a decision to add academy to the name. The addition of academy promotes the strong science background and emphasizes the academic expertise of its members, mostly registered dietitian nutritionists.