Welcome to the Georgia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Thank you for taking the time to visit our website. This site is designed to support our membership.
Membership in the Georgia Academy is limited to members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. For more information about membership in our organization, please visit our parent organization, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. All applications for membership are handled through the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. (Click here for more information on the Georgia Academy).
April Rascoe, MS RDN, LD FAND Georgia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics President 2015- 2016
2016 Annual Conference & Exhibition (ACE) will be here before you know it! Hope to see you in Atlanta-- March 16- 17, 2016! (Pre-conference workshops on March 15th)
Georgia Academy member Christi Hansen, MSc received recognition as Top Innovator in Dietetics Education for her Innovation in Dietetics Practice and Education display entitled Field to Practice: Integration of Farm Activities into Canadian Dietetics Education. Her display was presented during the Innovations in Dietetics Practice and Education session conducted during FNCE® 2015 in Nashville.*
During November’s American Diabetes Month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics joins advocacy communities across the country to raise awareness of the fact that diabetes rates have continued to rise over the past 10 years. To help save lives, improve health and save countless health care dollars, the Academy urges Congress to pass legislation that would provide effective and comprehensive medical nutrition therapy to Medicare beneficiaries with prediabetes.