Nutrition Education for the Public is a dietetic practice group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. NEP provides services to over 900 members who have committed themselves to helping individuals understand and utilize vital nutrition information.

To that end, NEP has established an overarching goal to enhance the communication and teaching skills of its members.

Mission: Leading dietetics and nutrition education for the public

Vision: NEP members are the public’s most valued source of nutrition education.

NEP is for you if you promote nutrition through public education and interact with other nutrition professionals working in the areas of:

  • Business and Management
  • Food Industry
  • Education
  • Clinical Dietetics
  • Health Promotion
  • Nutrition Consulting and Private Practice
  • Public Health and Community Nutrition
  • Communications and Public Relations