Award - ODY

Oregon Academy Outstanding Dietitian of the Year Award

The Outstanding Dietitian Award is the highest honor given by the Oregon Academy.  The purpose of the ODY award is to recognize the accomplishments of dietitians in the state of Oregon.  This award will be reserved for special citations given only for notable leadership, ability and service.  One award may be presented each year.

Criteria for Selection of ODY
•Member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics for a minimum of 8 years
•Active participation in the district, state or national association for at least 5 years.
•Has served as an outstanding role model of professionalism and as a source of inspiration to others in dietetics.
•Has demonstrated leaderships, e.g. in legislation, research, education, clinical dietetics, career guidance, public relations, community nutrition, etc. in the association or employment.
•Age requirement at May 1 of the year the award given is over 35 years of age
You will submit your application online.
- Link here for an overview of the award and submission process
- Link here for an overview of the information you'll be submitting (a PDF of the online submission form)
- Link here to submit your application