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Health Professionals

Dietitians, Physicians, & Nutritionists

You may already be aware of the myriad nutritional benefits pulses have to offer but persuading your patients and clients to incorporate pulses into their diets is another story!

Information and educational resources specific to Nutritionists and Dietitians. Includes a six-part toolkit containing resources that have been specifically developed to aid dietitians in their daily work.

Pulses for Dietitians, Physicians, & Nutritionists

Pulses for Retail Dietitians

Information and educational resources for Retail Nutritionists and Dietitians. Includes a downloadable Retail RDN Toolkit.

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Find out about research projects funded by the APA.

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Find information on APA policy efforts as well as work on the Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2015 and the Child Nutrition Program Re-Authorization.

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News for Health Professionals

World Pulses Day 2019

February 10, 2019, will be the first-ever World Pulses Day, a designated United Nations global event to celebrate pulses worldwide and continue the important gains made with the 2016 International Year of Pulses

Events for Health Professionals

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Happy first day of spring! Enjoy the bounty of the season with these Lentil Asparagus Tacos from @theyearinfood:…
Thursday, 21 March 2019 00:06

Life’s too short to eat boring lunches! Venture outside of the box for lunch with this Mediterranean Chicken Panini…
Thursday, 14 March 2019 23:48

If you’ve never put pulses in your smoothie before, you should give it a try! The flavor of this Blueberry Chai Pro…
Wednesday, 06 March 2019 21:54