Welcome to the Vegetarian Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group Web Site

The Vegetarian Nutrition Dietetics Practice Group (VN DPG) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics strives to empower members to be the leading authority on evidence-based vegetarian nutrition for food and nutrition professionals, health care practitioners and the public.

As the leading authority on evidence-based vegetarian nutrition, our vision is to optimize global health and well-being by -

  • Creating and disseminating vegetarian nutrition educational materials
  • Supporting cutting edge research.
  • Developing influential public policy

Curious about all vegetarian diets?
Learn how a vegetarian diet works for all age groups and fitness levels at our consumer website.

Thinking about becoming a vegetarian?
Check out our consumer website, designed for the beginner and those following a plant-based diet for several years.

If you are a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics we invite you to

Join us today!