Welcome to the
New York State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (NYSAND)

Everybody needs nutrition advice....BUT not just from ANYBODY

Everybody should turn to New York State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic Association (NYSAND) for expert nutrition information. NYSAND is one of the largest groups of nutrition professionals in New York State. With more than 5,000 members, NYSAND provides credible nutrition information to the citizenry of New York, and educational and legislative support to the field. Our membership is made up of nutrition professionals who work and live in New York State.

NYSAND President's Message

The New York State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (NYSAND) is an affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND), the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. Members of NYSAND include Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDN) and Nutrition and Dietetics Technicians, Registered (NDTR), both food and nutrition experts. Our organization is the advocate of the dietetic profession in New York State, serving the public through the promotion of optimal nutrition, health, and well-being. With over 5,000 members and ten district association across New York State, we are professionals implementing research-based information throughout communities.  Members work in health care systems, home health care, food service, community health, business, research and educational organizations, as well as in private practice.

As the need for improving the health of individuals increases, everybody needs nutrition advice, but not just from anybody. RDNs and NDTRs are knowledgeable professionals shaping the public's food choices and treating persons with illnesses or injuries, creating healthier individuals and communities.

Julie M. Raway, MPH, RDN, CDN, SNS
President, NYSAND

Congratulations to our
New Leaders!

2018 Annual Meeting & Expo
May 20-22, 2018 Niagara Falls

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