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January 2018 Newsletter

January 2018 Newsletter Come to the MS-AND 2018 Conference and leave Informed – Involved – Inspired The 2018 MS-AND annual conference will be March 23-24 at the MSU Riley Center in Meridian, Mississippi. The schedule is packed with education sessions and other...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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May 2017 Newsletter

May 2017 Newsletter Greetings: The 2016-2017 year has come to an end. It was an  honor serving as your president. This weekend,  new officers will be inducted and will officially take  office on June 1, 2017.   I would like to encourage you to participate in MS-AND...

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April 2017 Newsletter

Thank you all for a successful National Nutrition Month! Please enjoy some pictures from the MS-AND events! Keep scrolling to take a survey for a graduate student's research project. We received a proclamation signed by the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians (MBCI)...

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March 2017 Newsletter

March 2017 Newsletter Greetings: Happy National Nutrition Month! I hope you enjoyed RDN Day and were able to celebrate our wonderful profession. I would like to thank those who participated in the Mississippi Capitol Day event on March 8th. Thank you for representing...

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