Enhancing the health of Canadians by contributing new knowledge about food and nutrition.
The Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research is the catalyst for dietetic and applied nutrition research by funding research and disseminating new knowledge in support of evidence-based decisions.
The Canadian Foundation for Dietetic Research demonstrates the following values:
Fosters creativity and support for the emergence of new knowledge in an environment that embraces both freedom of inquiry and unrestricted dissemination of research results
Functions with honesty, fairness, transparency and objectivity
- Operates inclusively and collaboratively, leveraging the wisdom and diverse perspectives of board members, corporate partners and individual donors to achieve results
- Manages resources responsibly by operating with the highest level of ethical conduct in decision making and supporting desired outcomes
- Promotes high standards in research
- Demonstrates value to Foundation supporters in its applicability and significance to dietetic practice and corporate priorities in relation to the nutritional health of Canadians