American society, leaders and organizations must commit to doing more to address systemic racism and pervasive inequities across all facets of society. Below is a list of diversity and inclusion resources from the Academy, with resources from external organizations to be added soon under the guidance of the National Organization of Blacks in Dietetics and Nutrition.
The Academy encourages diversity and inclusion by striving to recognize, respect and include differences in ability, age, creed, culture, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, size, and socioeconomic characteristics in the nutrition and dietetics profession.
MIGs are groups of Academy members reflect the many characteristics of the profession and the public it serves. Academy MIGs include:
Foundation Awards and Scholarships