Genetic Metabolic Dietitians International
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Nutritional Management of PKU - recommendations updated Updated recommendations for dietary management of PKU were spearheaded by a collaborative effort by GMDI, Southeast Newborn Screening and Genetics Collaborative (SERC) and dietitians from the Diet Control and Management, and Maternal PKU workgroups who participated in the NIH Phenylketonuria Scientific Review Conference early in 2012. There were a number of areas researched including choice of appropriate medical foods Read the Full Story
2014 Conference The Conference Committee and Executive Board are pleased to present GMDI’s 5th Educational Conference, “Broadening Horizons in Clinical Practice.” This two and half day educational event will provide opportunities for learning, skill development, and networking. New practice guidelines and the latest research will be presented during lectures and round tables. New this year, will be a cooking demonstration by chef Kevin Brown. This great event occurs every two years, so we hope to see all of you in Dallas-Fort Worth. Hotel and Conference registration now open. Read the Full Story
MSUD Nutrition Guidelines GMDI and the Southeast Regional NBS & Genetics Collaborative (SERC) are very pleased to announce that the Nutrition Management Guidelines for MSUD have been completed! These guidelines, and others planned for completion over the next two years, are based on a Delphi-Nominal Group-Delphi-Field Testing (DNDF) methodology… Read the Full Story
GMDI Election If you are a current GMDI member, you are eligible to vote in the upcoming election for GMDI President-Elect and Treasurer. GMDI’s history is brief. The organization only started in 2005 but a lot has been accomplished. Since then, GMDI, through its able leadership and active membership, has sponsored 5 educational conferences and developed treatment guidelines, educational resources, newsletters, two professional surveys of its members, a website nutritional database, public advocacy for medical foods -- among other accomplishments. It is now time to pick new leaders to represent GMDI’s membership and carry out its mission. Read the Full Story

Recent Articles on Inherited Metabolic Disorders

GMDI members have access to a listing of current articles of interest to metabolic dietitians that has been compiled by the Research Committee.

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What's New in Medical Food Legislation?

The GMDI Communications and Advocacy Committee is urging GMDI members to encourage their clinic families to lobby their Congressional delegation for passage of the Medical Foods Equity Act 2013.

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Find a Metabolic Dietitian in the United States or Canada

Looking for a dietitian in another state or Canada ? Have a patient moving to a new region? Do you need a contact?

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