To FM's Editors:
Thank you for the timely article “Nurturing the RD to FSD Connection” that appeared in the November 2008 issue. I have been on a soap box for 95% of my career preaching the importance of a well-rounded education for RDs. (See JADA March Commentary: Education and the Profession).
Many of us in the field have sought to call attention to the immense importance of preparing dietitians