Mission & Vision


The Healthy Aging dietetic practice group members believe the health and wellness of older adults is improved by optimal nutrition and physical activity. Our members are a valued source of information on healthy aging. 


We:
Translate cutting-edge research into evidence-based practices
Advocate to reduce hunger, food insecurity and health disparities
Promote independence and well being  through health promotion, chronic disease management strategies and public policy advocacy
Lead the future of dietetics in the aging community
• Have valuable member benefits that enhance practice and collaboration.  


Our Mission:  Empowering and supporting members to be food and nutrition leaders promoting life-long wellness.

Our Vision:  Optimizing longevity and wellness in aging through food and nutrition.

Our Goals
  1. Build and support a diverse membership.
  2. Promote evidence-based practices related to food and nutrition for the older adult.
  3. Influence food, nutrition, and wellness policies and initiatives related to older adults.
  4. Inform members about trends and policies related to food, nutrition, wellness and physical activity for older adults.

Our website is moving!

Our website is moving to the Academy platform this spring.  It is VERY important that you download all your self-study CPEU certificates now.  Watch a short video on how to do that!

CSG Study Flashcards and Videos Available!

Learn more about our CSG Study Flashcards and skills review videos.

The skills review videos are available for CPEU!

Registration is open! Apply for a Registration Stipend - 2023 Virtual Conference

The 2023 Virtual Conference will be amazing!  Registration is open.  Learn more and register here.
Healthy Aging DPG members can apply for a registration stipend!  Learn more and apply here.