Media room
Welcome to the AfN Media Room, where you can access our position statements and briefing notes, AfN press releases and any AfN responses to media coverage of relevance to UKVRN registrants.

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with the words MEDIA REQUEST in the subject line (please also include your deadline)

Tel: (+44) 20 3795 8823 (Select Option 4)
Press Releases, Notes and Statements

Press Note: REF Public Consultation Response

We have responded to the Research Excellence Framework 2021 public consultation. Our response can be
viewed here.

Press Statement: Transfer of Undergraduate Medical Curriculum in Nutrition

Association for Nutrition (AfN) is delighted to announce responsibility for the UK Undergraduate Curriculum in Nutrition for newly qualified doctors has been officially transferred from the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges (AoMRC) to the Association for Nutrition (AfN). View press statement here  

Press Note: DH Public Consultation Response

We have responded to the Department of Health public consultation on the Promoting professionalism, reforming regulation. Our response can be
viewed here.

View all AfN release and notices here.

AfN Position Statements

2017 Updated Document: AfN Rules

2017 Position Update: AfN Discussion Paper on Professional Regulation and Statutory Protection 

View all AfN briefing notes and position statements here.

AfN Consultations

Consultation on Enhanced Continuing Professional Development Scheme and Related Proposals

Open for submissions from 9am on Friday, 5th October 2018 to 10am on Monday, 5th November 2018.

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