Minnesota Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (MAND) is an affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics.  Currently, there are approximately 1700 members throughout the state.  

Membership is limited to Registered Dietitians (RDs), and Diet Technicians, Registered (DTRs), those eligible for these classifications, students, and retired members. 

Membership in MAND is granted automatically through annual membership renewal in The Academy.

The state is divided into five districts, Twin Cities, Northwest, Northeast, South Central and Southeast.

If you are interested in meeting with a Registered Dietitian for Nutrition Therapy (weight management, food allergies, etc.), you can Find a Dietitian in your area using your zip code.



What's New:

MAND member Ann Erickson, MA, RD, was recently awarded the Academy's 2014 Award for Grassroots Excellence in recognition of her leadership work in nutrition advocacy. Ann has educated and involved affiliate members from across Minnesota to be active participants in state-wide initiatives to improve the health of Minnesotans. She has also worked to meet Minnesota's public policy goals by meeting with members of Congress and by developing a working relationship with the governor’s office and the Minnesota Department of Health.

Click here to view a picture of Ann with AND President Glenna McCollum after accepting her award at 2014's Public Policy Workshop in Washington, D.C. Congratulations and thank you for your work, Ann!






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