Research Reports and Studies

  • A Message from Academy President Mary Russell, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND

    10/02/2018 - The recently published Global Leadership Initiative on Malnutrition diagnostic approach has been met with much excitement globally as clinicians around the world are recognizing that this effort will allow a uniform approach to diagnosing malnutrition.

  • State of Obesity 2018 Released

    09/18/2018 - Trust for America's Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation released the 15th annual edition of "The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America," which includes updated statistics and recommendations.

  • Malnutrition Dialogue Proceedings

    07/27/2018 - The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Avalere Health and Defeat Malnutrition Coalition engaged in multi stakeholder Dialogues focused on malnutrition quality improvement.

  • New Study Shows Diabetes Prevalence in U.S.

    04/10/2018 - A recent study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates there are 1.3 million U.S. adults with diagnosed Type 1 diabetes and 21 million adults with diagnosed Type 2 diabetes.

  • Academy 2018 CPT Code Survey

    03/26/2018 - Registered dietitian nutritionists are needed to participate in the Academy's 2018 Coding Survey, your opportunity to play a role in shaping the policies that determine coverage and coding policies for MNT services.

  • New Surveillance Data Available

    02/15/2018 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has announced updates for the next release of its Chronic Disease Indicators data.