December 2017 Newsletter

2018 MS-AND Annual Conference: Inform, Involve, Inspire MSU Riley Center Our 2018 annual conference will be held at the MSU Riley Center in Meridian, MS on March 23-24. The conference will offer a variety of education sessions that will help support the goals you...

November 2017 Newsletter

Important Congressional Issues Require Your Action! As a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, please urge your policymakers to support legislation that protects and values nutrition services in areas of prevention and treatment (including treatment and...

October 2017 Newsletter

  MS-AND Awards – November 1st Deadline What better way to honor that exceptional colleague of yours than to nominate her for a MS-AND award? The nominating committee is accepting nominations for 3 awards for RDs and 1 award for a non-dietitian.  Read the short...

August 2017 Newsletter

August 2017 Newsletter Greetings to all of our Members of MSAND!  Have you considered serving on the Board of Directors  for the Mississippi affiliate of the Academy? It’s a great way to promote our profession, get to know other dietitians in the state, and learn new...

July 2017 Newsletter

July 2017 Newsletter Greetings to all of our Members of MSAND!  Dr. Connie Black and I were given the opportunity to attend the Public Policy Workshop in Washington D.C. this past month. We spent one day in conferences with our National Academy Presidency learning...

June 2017 Newsletter

Greetings to all of our Members of MSAND!  I hope everyone has a great summer and that you find some time to relax in the sun. I wanted to let everyone know what an honor it is to be your elected President. Many thanks to LaShaundrea Crook for leading us through an...