Spring 2022 Newsletter
Our Spring Newsletter was developed by the MS-DI and DPD student members on our Newsletter and Website Committee. Thank you Jeena, Ashley, and Anthony! Check out the newsletter here.
"Shining a Light on Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity in Dietetics"
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics - IDEA Hub
Food & Nutrition - Doubling Down on Diversity: The Journey to a More Diverse Field
All Access Dietetics: Future Dietitian Diversity Guide
National Organization of Blacks in Dietetics and Nutrition (NOBIDAN) Member Interest Group
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics - Member Interest Groups (MIGs)
"The Art of Negotiation"
Aaron Schwartz, MBA, MS, RD, LD
Essentials of Negotiation by Roy J. Lewicki, Bruce Barry, David M Saunders
Dispute Resolution Center - Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics - Salary Calculator
MNT Act of 2021
Action Center - VoterVoice
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics - Medical Nutrition Therapy Act
Association of Community Cancer Centers - Medical Nutrition Therapy Act Would Benefit Medicare Patients
H.R.3108 - Medical Nutrition Therapy Act of 2021
"Type 2 Diabetes: What's the Scientific Evidence for the Role of the Gut Microbiome?"
Pendulum Therapeutics Website
Zhao L, Feng Z, Ding X, Wu G, et al. Gut bacteria selectively promoted by dietary fibers alleviate type 2 diabetes. Science. 2018;359(6380):1151-1156. DOI: 10.1126/science.aao5774
Puddu A, Sanguineti R, Montecucco F, Viviani GL. Evidence for the gut microbiota short-chain fatty acids as key pathophysiological molecules improving diabetes. Mediators Inflamm. 2014;2014:162021. Epub 2014 Aug 17. DOI: 10.1155/2014/162021
Aron-Wisnewsky J, Clément K, Nieuwdorp M. Fecal Microbiota Transplantation: a Future Therapeutic Option for Obesity/Diabetes? Curr Diab Rep. 2019 Jun 27;19(8):51. DOI: 10.1007/s11892-019-1180-z
Kumar Singh A, Cabral C, Kumar R, et al. Beneficial effects of dietary polyphenols on gut microbiota and strategies to improve delivery efficiency. Nutrients. 2019;11(9):2216. doi: 10.3390/nu11092216
Li Q, Chang Y, Zhang K, Chen H, Tao S, Zhang Z. Implication of the gut microbiome composition of type 2 diabetic patients from northern China. Sci Rep. 2020 Mar 25;10(1):5450. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-62224-3.
FDA Classification of Medical Foods
Perraudeau F, McMurdie P, Bullard J, et al. Improvements to postprandial glucose control in subjects with type 2 diabetes: a multicenter, double blind, randomized placebo-controlled trial of a novel probiotic formulation. BMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care. 2020;8:e001319. Doi: 10.1136/bmjdrc-2020-001319.
"Combating Nutrition Misinformation"
Public Health and Online Misinformation: Challenges and Recommendations
BDA: Ads and Fads
"Overcome: Tools for Resilience in Challenging Times"
Mindful Awareness Practice (led by Carol Lewis, PhD MPH)
Self-compassion meditations by Christopher Germer, PHD
Self-compassion exercises and mindfulness practices by Kristin Neff, PhD
Many mindfulness exercises from the UK's Free Mindfulness Project
Calm.com (website & phone app)
Stop, Breathe & Think (website & phone app)
Black Zen (mindfulness for black & brown communities)
UF Psychiatry resilience resets & guided practices
Virtual Hope Box