Speakers Bureau

Hunger and Environmental Nutrition DPG Speaker Bureau Members

Are you in search of speakers for upcoming conferences or professional events? Hunger and Environmental Nutrition (HEN) DPG Speaker Bureau members are passionate, dedicated professionals in search of opportunities to share their experience and expertise in a variety of topic areas including local food in institutional settings, domestic and international hunger, and environmental sustainability in the dietetics field.

To view a list of HEN Speaker Bureau Members and to learn more about their speaking expertise, follow this link: HEN Speaker Bureau Member List.  

To contact a HEN Speaker Bureau Member or for more information, please email HEN Speakers Bureau Ambassador, Lacy Stephens, MS, RDN, at lacy.n.stephens@gmail.com

Speakers Bureau Grants

The HEN Speakers Bureau Grant is designed to assist HEN members in sharing the HEN mission and vision with others through presentations at affiliate and interdisciplinary conferences. Scholarship recipients may receive up to $250 to defray travel costs and presentation related expenses. Topics from past scholarship recipients have included:

  • Food Sustainability: Resource and Tips for Dietetic Professionals
  • An Inside Look at the Academy’s New Sustainable, Resilient, and Healthy Food and Water Systems Standards of Professional Practice
  • Integrating Local Foods into Institutional Food Service
  • Local Foods – Issues for RDs

Applications will be accepted until all scholarships are awarded.

Please refer to the HEN Speaker Bureau Grant Policy for more details regarding on these grants and how to apply.

Do you know of other state affiliate or interdisciplinary conferences that would be an appropriate platform for a HEN speaker? Please share any “call for speakers” with the HEN Speakers Bureau Chair.