07/13/2020 - The Academy has released a consensus report that describes findings from a recent systematic review and considerations for the practical application of incorporating genetic testing into the nutrition care process. The report discusses advising clients to use genetic testing, interpreting tests ordered by another healthcare professional or from a direct-to-consumer test and becoming involved in nutritional genomics research.
- Consensus Report of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics: Incorporating Genetic Testing into Nutrition Care
Additionally, the Academy has released two supporting systematic reviews.
- Effect of Incorporating Genetic Testing Results into Nutrition Counseling and Care on Dietary Intake: An Evidence Analysis Center Systematic Review—Part I
- Effect of Incorporating Genetic Testing Results into Nutrition Counseling and Care on Health Outcomes: An Evidence Analysis Center Systematic Review—Part II