Reflections

Diversity in Dietetics and Cultural Competence in Nutrition

Diversity in Dietetics and Cultural Competence in Nutrition

Are you aware that the registered dietitian profession is over 81% white? Are you aware there is currently a push to recruit more BIPOC dietitians to diversify dietetics? Do you know there’s a need for diversity in dietetics, and are you interested in being a part of the change?

Black Lives Matter, Food Racism and Indigenous History Month

Black Lives Matter, Food Racism and Indigenous History Month

I’ve had so many thoughts lately about the Black Lives Matter movement, racism and Indigenous rights. I recently made a video on YouTube about Sasha Exeter and Jessica Mulroney, Jagmeet Singh calling out an MP in the House of Commons for racism, and also discussed my own experience with food racism.

I failed my board exam and was fired from my job.

I failed my board exam and was fired from my job.

n the spirit of national dietitian exam season approaching quickly this fall, I wrote this blog for dietetic masters students and interns who are in the process of completing the final step…

MY STORY

MY STORY

I was never an athlete or into sports. I was an artist, interested in art, creativity and culture.

Celebrating National Agriculture Day TODAY! #CdnAgDay

  Happy National Agriculture Day! As someone who grew up in the Toronto suburbs, I didn’t grow up knowing much about where my food came from. I also didn’t know very much about farming. Nor did I know anything about the intricacies of how food travelled from the...

I Played Pokémon GO for One Week and This is What Happened

I Played Pokémon GO for One Week and This is What Happened

Unless you have been living under a rock for the past several weeks, you have probably noticed groups of Pokémon GO players wandering around the city resembling this:.   via GIPHY The excitement of finding Pokémon in real spaces has caused some players to wander...

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