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					ADA MEMBERSHIP
Leading the Future of Dietetics
   Through Community and
         Commitment
        Who Are We?



• Founded in 1917
• Nearly 65,000 members
  • 65% of the registered dietitians
  • 40% of the dietetic technicians,
    registered
The ADA Community

           •   Committed, dedicated
               professionals




Improving the health
and nutrition of all
people
  ADA’s Mission



Leading the Future of
 Dietetics
    ADA’s Vision

ADA members are the most
valued source of food and
nutrition services
ADA’s Strategic Goals

• Build an aligned, engaged and
  diverse membership
• Influence key food, nutrition and
  health initiatives
• Impact the research agenda and
  facilitate research supporting the
  dietetics profession
ADA’s Strategic Goals

•Increase demand for and utilization
of services provided by members
•Empower members to compete
successfully in a rapidly changing
environment
•Proactively focus on emerging areas
of food and nutrition
      ADA’s Values
• Customer focus

• Integrity

• Innovation

• Life-Long Learning
      ADA’s Values


• Collaboration

• Inclusivity

• Social Responsibility
How do you benefit?
 TANGIBLE BENEFITS

INTANGIBLE BENEFITS
ADA’s Member-Only Web Site
ADACareerLink
ADA Times
       Journal of the
American Dietetic Association
          Daily News


• Free   news report

• E-mailed each weekday

• Summary of nutrition news
ADA’s E-Publications

• CEO Digest

• On the Pulse
Nationwide Nutrition Network


             •Online referral service




             www.eatright.org
           ADA Center for
Center for Professional Development

      Professional Development




               www.eatright.org
        Click Professional Development
Member Advantage Program (MAP)

Optional Member Benefits
Discounts on:
  •   Professional liability insurance
  •   Credit card services
  •   Car rentals
  •   Auto and home owners insurance
  •   Travel
 Food & Nutrition
Conference & Expo




        Chicago, IL
    October 25-28, 2008
   www.eatright.org/fnce
Dietetic Practice Groups

•   Keep abreast of trends
•   Specialized areas of practice
•   Newsletters
•   Fact sheets
•   Connect with colleagues
•   Professional opportunities
Affiliate Dietetic Associations
                       ®
National Nutrition Month
 A Voice in
  Shaping
Public Policy

• Influence direction of legislation
• Testify on Capitol Hill
• Help shape health policies
          Code of Ethics

Provides guidance to dietetics
practitioners in our professional practice
 Issues Management

• Professional

• Association

• Operational
Nutrition Care Manual
Evidence Analysis Library
           Scope of
Dietetics Practice Framework
  ADA membership

     Provides a committed
    community of dietetics
professionals, supporting you
individually and collectively --
Together members are
 leading the future of
       dietetics.
        Join ADA

   • Be an active participant
• Take personal accountability
  • Personal and professional
       satisfaction awaits
ADA Contact Information

      Member Service Center
      800/877-1600, ext.5000
      Weekdays 8AM to 5PM Central Time

        Member-Only Web site
        www.eatright.org

        E-mail
        membrshp@eatright.org

				
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