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What is SNEB?

The Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior (SNEB) represents the unique professional interests of nutrition educators in the United States and worldwide. SNEB is dedicated to promoting effective nutrition education and communication to support and improve healthful behaviors and has a vision of healthy communities through nutrition education and advocacy. SNEB provides forums for sharing innovative strategies for nutrition education, expressing a range of views on important issues, and disseminating research findings. Members of SNEB educate individuals, families, fellow professionals, and students, and influence policy makers about nutrition, food, and health.

 

Who Belongs to SNEB?

SNEB is an international community of professionals actively involved in nutrition education and health promotion. Their work takes place in colleges and universities, government agencies, cooperative extension, communications and public relations firms, the food industry, voluntary and service organizations and with other reliable places of nutrition and health education information.

 

SNEB Membership Benefits:

Public Policy Updates Networking Opportunities Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior
Professional Development Continuing Education Members Only Listservs
Divisions Insurance Journal of Nutrition in Gerontology and Geriatrics

 

Public Policy Updates

The primary purpose of SNEB's Public Policy Program is to make recommendations on member identified priority public policy issues (e.g., Child Nutrition Reauthorization, Food Guide Pyramid, and Improved Nutrition and Physical Activity) to Congress, the White House and government agencies. Learn more

 

Networking Opportunities

Gain the opportunity to discuss ideas and thoughts with leading nutrition educators worldwide.

 

Publications

The Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior (JNEB): JNEB is the official publication of the Society. Issued bimonthly, this peer-reviewed scientific periodical offers cutting-edge research articles and reports, contrasting viewpoints on hot topics, creative program ideas, and professional reviews of recently released materials for nutrition educators. A subscription to the Journal is included with SNEB membership and is available via hardcopy or online. The online version includes a sophisticated search engine that makes it easy to locate and archive articles of interest, and to circulate abstracts to colleagues. The Journal is also indexed in MedLine, PsychINFO and other major databases.


SNEB eCommunicator: SNEB's online newsletter covers new hot topics in nutrition education and public policy issues, while keeping you abreast of SNEB activities.

 

Professional Development

Gain additional skills and knowledge for both personal development and career advancement through leadership opportunities at a variety of levels. SNEB offers members opportunities to refine leadership and professional skills by serving on committees, task forces and divisions and holding elective office. Share your ideas, develop new friendships, and expand your professional horizons by joining SNEB today.


Continuing Education

SNEB Annual Conference: Network each year during the SNEB Annual Conference and receive discounted member registration rates. The SNEB Annual Conference is an excellent event for nutrition educators and researchers and offers access to the latest developments in food, nutrition, and education. The SNEB Annual Conference provides a forum for discussion and debate of diverse issues and interests and is becoming increasingly global in scope. The meeting, which is generally held in July, provides attendees with new research, creative ideas, and practical techniques applicable in many settings. Enjoy the relaxed atmosphere of the SNEB Annual Conference while earning continuing education credits and advancing your knowledge and skills.

 

SNEB Webinars: Webinars are becoming an increasely popular way for members to obtain continuing education credits without ever leaving their office. These events are typically free for members and are offered on a variety of topics.


Member Only and Student Member Only Listservs

SNEEZE is the official listserv of SNEB. This online forum allows members and the SNEB leadership to share information on SNEB and nutrition topics. It is popular among members as a way to keep abreast of what nutrition professionals and public policy leaders are thinking, get answers to research and other work related questions, find resources, network with other nutrition professionals, obtain information about job opportunities, receive public policy updates, and feel connected to the SNEB membership.

 

Student Member Facebook page: Join in the conversation on a page devoted specifically to SNEB student interests.

 

Divisions

Divisions represent the special, focused interests of members and provide critical networking and edcuational opportunities for members. The specialized knowledge and opportunities can be seen in action through edcaution sessions at the Annual Conference as well as throughout the year via SNEB's webinar program. All members receive one division membership for free. First year members select two divisions at no charge.

 

Insurance

How can you get the business or personal insurance coverage you need? And how can you do it at a cost you can afford? SNEB, Benefit Resourcing, Inc. and Partners-USA have teamed up to create a benefits plan that gives you peace of mind and is good for your bottom line. Get a Quick Quote for your health insurance needs or use our Information Request form to receive information about a broad variety of our insurance products. See how much you can save!

 

Journal of Nutrition in Gerontology and Geriatrics

Member of SNEB get discounted rates on subscriptions to the Journal of Nutrition in Gerontology and Geriatrics. Journal of Nutrition in Gerontology and Geriatrics published original research studies that are directly relevant to clinical and community nutrition issues that affect older adults.

 

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