Challenges and Opportunities Created by the COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted by: Jennifer Wilkins, PhD, RD on Friday July 10, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic is an unprecedented challenge with immediate impacts on public and economic health. It has radically changed

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2019 Presidential Address published in peer-reviewed journal

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Posted by: Jennifer Wilkins, PhD, RD on Friday May 29, 2020 Dear SNEB members,Those of you who attended the open business meeting at the 2019 Annual Conference may recall that I

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2020 Annual Conference now a virtual event

Posted by: Jennifer Wilkins, PhD, RD on Monday May 18, 2020 Dear SNEB Community,SNEB leadership and staff hope this message finds you and your loved ones healthy and safe. We continue

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SNEB members respond to COVID-19 pandemic with creativity and resilience

Posted by: Jennifer Wilkins, PhD, RD on Thursday April 23, 2020 In this unprecedented, stressful and, for far too many, tragic time, it is uplifting to hear how our SNEB community

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Leveraging the power of nutrition educator competencies

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Posted by: Jennifer Wilkins, PhD, RD on Wednesday April 8, 2020 One of the areas of work undertaken by SNEB members over the past several decades that most excites me is

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Call to Action: Call your senators about COVID-19 response

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Posted by: Jennifer Wilkins, PhD, RD on Wednesday March 18, 2020 Dear SNEB community,H.R. 6201 – Families First Coronavirus Response Act passed the House and is now before

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COVID-19 Update: Annual Conference moving forward as scheduled

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Posted by: Jennifer Wilkins, PhD, RD on Tuesday March 10, 2020 Dear SNEB community,As you know, concern over the COVID-19 outbreak is increasing globally. SNEB leadership and staff are staying on

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Getting corporate sponsorship right: Worth the effort

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Posted by: Jennifer Wilkins, PhD, RD on Monday February 10, 2020 In 1993, the nutrition education video cassette What’s on Your Plate was released. The cardboard VHS jacket (this

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New meat guidelines: A challenge for nutrition educators

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Posted by: Jennifer Wilkins, PhD, RD on Friday January 10, 2020 In late September, the Annals of Internal Medicine published a dietary guideline recommendation claiming that there is no need

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SNEB goes to Cuba

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Posted by: Jennifer Wilkins, PhD, RD on Thursday October 17, 2019

Cuba: Health, Nutrition & Culture

July 31 - Aug. 4, 2019

At 3:45 a.m. on Wednesday, July 31, 2019, a contingent of

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Reflections on the 2019 Annual Conference and Post-Conference Tour to Cuba

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Posted by: Jennifer Wilkins, PhD, RD on Thursday October 10, 2019 As I begin my term as president of the Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior, I am buoyed by the

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Prioritizing sustainability in food purchases – opportunity for our critical thinking

Jennifer Wilkins
Posted by: Jennifer Wilkins, PhD, RD on Wednesday August 28, 2019 As I proposed in my Presidential Address at last month’s Annual Meeting, SNEB is well-positioned to lead integration of human

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