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For more information on the Nutrition Care Process, visit the Academy's website at  Additionally, visit the related links found under the 'Tools' dropdown menu item above, and explore the list of related resources and products below:

Nutrition Care Process Toolkits

These specialty toolkits are designed to provide the food and nutrition professional a resource in learning and applying the nutrition care process in a clinical setting.

EAL Subscriptions

Members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics receive free access to the Evidence Analysis Library (EAL). Non-members can purchase an annual subscription ($250.00 USD) or a one-month trial subscription ($50.00 USD). 
Group Subscription Rates
Universities, medical libraries, government agencies, professional and dietetic associations may purchase multi-user subscriptions to the EAL. For rates, please contact 
[email protected].

Evidence-Based Practice Educator Modules

The Educator Modules provide educators with a variety of resources for teaching the content of the EAL and the Academy's evidence analysis process.Use these modules to help with your lesson planning. Each module includes MS Word documents and PowerPoint files with content and instructions for navigating the EAL, student assignments including case studies and questions for classroom discussion or take home exam, graduate or advanced assignment on evaluating a research article using the Academy's evidence analysis process, grading key for both assignments. Also includes three-week access to the EAL for up to 30 students.

Evidence-Based Practice Presentations

These presentations are idea for the busy practitioner looking for user-friendly slides to assist them in implementing the Academy's Evidence-Based Nutrition Practice Guidelines. Evidence-based practice utilizes systematically developed information for practical decisions about specific clinical circumstances.The presentations are ideal for use in meetings, in-service presentations and classes.

Evidence-Based Practice Toolkits

Implement evidence-based nutrition practice and the Academy Nutrition Care Process. These toolkits are designed to assist the registered dietitian in applying evidence-based nutrition practice guidelines.

Understanding the Basics of Research - an Online Toolkit
Revised version coming soon

This web-based toolkit is designed to help dietitians understand and embrace research. Learn how to evaluate and use published research, the basics of conducting a research project and how to interpret research articles effectively. It includes several "how to" modules, reference articles and much more.