How to Join

AAPI is open to all members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics for membership. The membership year runs from June 1 through May 31.

You must be a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to join AAPI.

Once you have joined AAPI, you will start receiving the benefits of being a member, including email communication and login access to the AAPI website.


To join online:

  • Log-in to the Members section of the Academy website
  • Access “My Profile” (under the Welcome message on the top section of the page)
  • Select the “Join DPGs / MIGs” link on the right side of the page to access your Academy Payments page
  • Scroll down to the Member Interest Group section to select AAPI
  • Pay online with your credit card