NDEP's mission is to advocate for and empower educators and preceptors to lead the profession of nutrition and dietetics. As a result of its mission, the goals of NDEP are:
- Recognize educators and preceptors as leaders of the profession
- Support and advance nutrition and dietetic education programs
- Support the purposes and goals of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
NDEP consists of over 1,350 educator and preceptor members with a decision-making body composed of 13 elected members and four appointed members known as the NDEP Council. NDEP represents the large group of educators and preceptors to ACEND, CDR, Council on Future Practice, Board of Directors and other entities within and outside of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
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