About Vegetarian Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group

VN DPG professionals are at the forefront of educating the public about vegetarian nutrition and its relationship to disease management and prevention.

VN DPG members include top vegetarian nutrition experts as well as professionals who want to learn more about plant-based diets. VN DPG members are a resource to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and for community and other national groups for their expertise in vegetarian nutrition.

The VN DPG comprises about 1,200 members. The membership comprises a significant number of Canadians and overseas members from Europe, Australia, Africa, Asia and the Middle East. VN DPG members work as consultants, clinical dietitians, researchers and in other job settings.

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VN DPG Executive Committee, 2017-2018

Chair: Carolyn Tampe, MS, RD, LDN, CDE, PA-C: email hidden; JavaScript is required

Chair Elect: Anthony Dissen, MA, RDN: email hidden; JavaScript is required

Past Chair:  Ginger Hultin, MS, RD, CSO: email hidden; JavaScript is required

Secretary: Karla Dumas, RDN, LDN: email hidden; JavaScript is required

Treasurer: Debra Petitpain, MS, RD, LD: email hidden; JavaScript is required

Delegate to the Academy House of Delegates: Linda Arpino,RDN,CDN,FAND: email hidden; JavaScript is required

State Coordinator Chair: Taylor Wolfram, MS, RDN, LDN: email hidden; JavaScript is required

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