School Nutrition Services
Dietetic Practice Group
SNS DPG’s members seek to improve the health of the nation’s school children with integrity, innovation, & social responsibility.
We provide a vast wealth of knowledge through the utilization of e-newsletters, mailing lists, peer-reviewed journal articles, & books so access to information regarding school nutrition services is easy & straightforward.
SNS DPG: Nutrition Link Newsletter
Nutrition Link, the SNS DPG quarterly newsletter, is a source for articles and information directly impacting school nutrition professionals. From Member Spotlights to ideas for program best practices, Nutrition Link is a useful resource. Click below to view/download the current issue.
As a member of SNS DPG, you will be granted access to exclusive content such as archived publications & news articles, along with access to grant & scholarship opportunities, continuing education events, webinars, & other networking opportunities.
2018-19 Executive Committee Election Results
• Chair-Elect: Linette Dodson, PhD, RDN, LD, SNS, FAND
Sodium in Schools Update: Flexibility for Target 2 Regs
Regulation: USDA has issued MEMO SP 15-2017 “Flexibility for the Target 2 Sodium Requirements for School Year 2017-2018”. Here is the link to the memo for additional information about the possible flexibility on implementation of the Target 2 Sodium requirement.