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PHOTO: Brian Tran with UREC cohort

Dietetics graduate continues studies in Campus Recreation

October 16, 2018

After Brian Tran obtained a bachelorís degree in dietetics and nutritional sciences, he decided to pursue a master's degree in sport and recreation leadership with a focus on campus recreation.

PHOTO: Michelle Berger-Marshall

Nutrition expert inspires dietetics students

September 20, 2018

Rachel Gregory (í16) graduated with a Master of Science degree in nutrition and physical activity. Since then, she has started her own successful business and published a book; all based on her graduate school research.

PHOTO: Zachary Breeding with JMU students

Guest speaker discusses transgender nutritional needs

April 9, 2018

On Saturday March 17, dietitian Zachari Breeding came to James Madison University to speak to faculty and students about nutritional considerations for the transgender community.

PHOTO: OT studentsCampus Kitchen chapter opens at JMU

March 20, 2017

Last semester a group of JMU students won a grant from the Campus Kitchens Project national group to open an official chapter by submitting a video to a national contest.

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The JMU Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic.

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The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) reviews complaints that relate to a program’s compliance with the accreditation/approval standards.† Any individual, for example, student, faculty, nutrition and dietetics practitioner and/or member of the public may submit a complaint against any accredited program to ACEND.† However, the ACEND board does not intervene on behalf of individuals or act as a court of appeal for individuals in matters of admissions, appointment, promotion or dismissal of faculty or students.† It acts only upon signed allegation that the program may not be compliance with the accreditation standards or policies.† The complaint must be signed by the complainant.† Anonymous complaints are not considered.†