Nutrition Education

The American Society for Nutrition (ASN) offers educational programs to help practitioners improve patient care and health outcomes by developing and maintaining nutrition knowledge, skills, and behaviors essential to promoting health and the treatment and prevention of chronic diseases.


Online learning from the American Society for Nutrition

DiscoverNUTRITION is the new, powerful online learning platform from the American Society for Nutrition. Designed to provide an engaging and effective learning experience, it offers research-driven content that is available on demand, at any time and from anywhere. DiscoverNUTRITION is your year-round resource for gaining the knowledge and skills necessary to advance your career.


ASN’s RxNutrition online courses provide evidence-based education on the fundamentals of nutrition.

  • Developed by experts in medical education
  • Provides accredited, online continuing medical education (CME) credit to physicians
  • Covers topics related to inpatient and outpatient care
  • Mobile-friendly for convenient learning on-the-go at your own pace
  • Courses features
    • Video presentations
    • Interactive questions
    • Matching games
    • Practice tools and resources
    • and much more!

RxNutrition: Metabolic Syndrome in Adults is available for FREE until February 29, 2024!

Coming soon to DiscoverNUTRITION! More courses in ASN’s online Rx Nutrition series including:

  • Critical Care Nutrition
  • Addressing Malnutrition in the Hospital:  The Physician Nutrition Evaluation

Nutrition Essentials

Coming soon to DiscoverNUTRITION! ASN’s award-winning course designed for anyone who would benefit from increased understanding of nutrition concepts: health coaches, wellness professionals, corporate wellness, health instructors, high school students, and more. Learn the basics from evidence-based nutritional recommendations.


ASN hosts webinars on a variety of nutrition topics throughout the year. Click here to view past recordings and register for upcoming webinars, and learn how you can partner with ASN on producing a future webinar.

Nutrition Science Teaching Tools

ASN curates free resources for teaching nutrition science and related fields, including recorded sessions from ASN’s flagship meeting, NUTRITION, special collections from ASN journals, webinars, and more.

Join the nutrition community in Chicago June 29 – July 2, 2024 for even more ways to learn and get involved.