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New Members Welcome

The Research DPG encourages all RDNs to join and embrace evidence-based practice.  Students and interns are also welcome. And, receive the same benefits for a reduced rate!  Plus, there are student-only Awards available for DPG members!

 

Top 10 Reasons to Join Today

1.  LEARN MORE ABOUT RESEARCH

  • Network with leaders in the field of dietetics, food and nutrition research
  • Find colleagues with similar research interests

2.  DISCOVER GRANTS AND LOCATE EXPERTS

  • Sign up for the electronic mailing list and e-blasts to learn about funding opportunities
  • Find research experts through the Research DPG Member Directory

3.  PARTICIPATE IN CUTTING-EDGE WEBINARS

  • Find out the state of the science on a variety of topics
  • Learn more about research and how to interpret the evidence

4.  FIND OUT ABOUT PROJECTS AND POSITIONS

  • Follow up on Twitter and Facebook for news about research projects
  • Find out about employers seeking nutrition experts for research projects

5.  ATTEND VIRTUAL/IN-PERSON CPEU PROGRAMS

  • Access free CPE articles in The Digest
  • Additional CPE available via Webinars

6.  ACCESS THE RESERACH DPG TOOLBOX

  • We’ve scoured the web and our research brains and, collected just for members, a toolbox of valuable research tools!
  • The toolbox is coming soon!

 7.  BECOME A RESEARCHER MENTEE/MENTOR

  • Tap into the experience, knowledge, and wisdom of a seasoned researcher as a mentee
  • Or, share your lifetime of expertise as a mentor

8.  SHARE YOUR FINDINGS IN RDPG NEWSLETTER

  • Get a wonderful "qual" for your CV
  • Need help for your first article? Reach out to a colleague in the Member Directory

9.  APPLY FOR MEMBER-ONLY AWARDS & GRANTS

  • Author awards and research grants available!
  • Looking for funding or kudos to add to your CV?
  • Application is open to all members—that includes students, too!

10.  INVEST WISELY—THE PRICE IS RIGHT!

  • Student membership: $10
  • Active membership: $30