Support Line

Support Line is the official publication of Dietitians in Nutrition Support (DNS), a Dietetic Practice Group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (Academy).  This peer-reviewed publication is produced six times per year (February, April, June, August, October, December) and provided to all members of DNS. 

Online and Print Access
Support Line is indexed in the Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL). Copies are sent to subscribers as available (PDF or hard copy).  PDF versions are archived in a searchable format at The Support Line ISSN is 1067-3768

Click here to view the latest Support Line publications.

New Submissions
Please see the attached guidelines for submissions to Support Line.

Editorial and Peer Review Process
Please see the following information regarding our newsletter's editorial board as well as information for author. Peer review process details coming soon.
Editorial Board
Conflict of Interest

*Are you or do you know an aspiring writer? Check out our Writer's Mentoring Program here!

The DNS Writers Mentoring Program pairs new aspiring writers with experienced writers with expertise in nutrition support topics to write an article for Support Line. DNS offers the opportunity for RDNs to get published for the first time under the guidance of true experts in the field of nutrition support. Sharing your knowledge with others is so important and doing so through writing an article is a way to expand your professional growth development. If you have ever considered writing an article for publication and do not know where to start, consider doing it through the DNS Writer's Mentoring Program

Non-Member Subscriptions
Support Line subscriptions are available to non-DNS members for a nominal fee of $70 for an individual subscription (only available if not eligible for an Academy membership; click here for details) or $140 for an institutional subscription (plus $3 per issue postage for international subscriptions). Non-member subscriptions cannot be cancelled or refunded.  Issues can be purchased individually for $20 on a one-time basis as a trial subscription.  Send payments to:

Dietitians in Nutrition Support
c/o Kristen Quisenbarry
1413 Scotts Creek Circle
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

Have questions or an interest in subscribing? Contact the DNS Membership Coordinator at 


Updated 2/19/18

Our Sponsors

Our Sponsors

DNS Podcast
Follow Us