Speaker applications for our Spring Meeting on April 3, 2023 are now open. The meeting will be held at the Aria Wedding and Banquet Facility in Prospect, CT. To complete an application go to https://forms.gle/Dcm1fzSUonSfhPhY7 If you have questions about the application process please email email@example.com
Thank you for this opportunity to serve as the Connecticut Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics president for 2022-23. I truly feel humbled and honored. I have two goals for my presidency, which carry forward the goal of our current Academy’s President and CT Academy of Nutrition Member, Ellen R. Shanley, RD CDN FAND. These goals also align with the Academy’s current vision and mission.
Goal 1: Improve membership and empower our members
i) Website revamping for easy access and navigation
ii) Regular social media posts, engagements, and e- newsletter
Goal 2: Improve health and equity in the State of Connecticut
i) Play an active role in the community
ii) Work with and support the public policy, delegate committee, and other Connecticut Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics initiatives.
Please, join me and support me in fulfilling these goals and plans for the betterment of our profession and the healthier state of Connecticut. Feel free to reach out to me should you have any questions, concerns, or comments to help improve our profession and organization.
Shraddha Chaubey, MS, RDN, CDN/LDN
The in-person meeting will be held Thursday, April 28, 2022 at the Aria Wedding and Banquet Facility in Prospect, CT.
The Aria is an elegant and stunning wedding and banquet facility that offers sumptuous food and outstanding service. https://www.ariabanquets.com/. The ticket price includes both a Full Breakfast and Delicious Lunch plus admission to the Poster Sessions and Exhibit Hall. Come network in -person with other nutrition professionals from around the state. We will also be presenting the CT Academy of Nutrition Awards during the lunch period.
Clancy Cash Harrison, MS, RD , FAND-Founder of the Food Dignity Movement, a strategic Program for leaders who want to shift how they approach nutrition outreach by making healthy food access a priority. TedX Speaker, Dallas, PA
Dr. Joan Salge Blake, PhD. Nutrition Professor Boston University, Writer, Author, Pod Cast Host.
Christine Carroll, MPH, RD USAT Level 1 Triathlon Coach, RRCA Running Coach
Beth Rosen, MS, RD, CDN, Owner- Goodness Gracious Living Nutrition, Southbury, CT
Hillary Wright, MEd, RDN, LDN, Director of Nutrition Domar Center for Mind Body Health at Boston, IVF, Waltham, MA
To Register for this event go to: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-ct-academy-of-nutrition-and-dietetics-spring-meeting-2022-tickets-230403552227
If you have questions about the event, have a refund from the cancelled 2020 meeting or are interested in being an exhibitor contact firstname.lastname@example.org
It is that time of the year again . . . please consider nominating a deserving colleague or student for an award!
There are 11 potential awards by Professional and Student categories.
2022 CT AND Professional Award Categories
- Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year (RYDY) – 35 years or younger
- Recognized Dietetic Technician of the Year (RDTY)
- Emerging Dietetic Leader Award (EDL) – 5-10 years practice experience
- Outstanding Dietitian of the Year (ODY)
Must not previously have won the award nominated for from any affiliate. EDL must also not have previously won the RYDY or RDTY award.
Nominees must be a member of CT Academy by 1/1/202
2022 CT AND Outstanding Dietetic Student Award Categories
One student selected from each type of program:
- Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD)
- Coordinated Program (CP)
- Dietetic Internship (DI)
- Dietetic Technician Program (DT)
- FEM Bachelors Programs (FB)
- FEM Graduate Programs (FG)
- Int’l/Foreign Dietetics Education Programs (IDE/FDE)
Students enrolled in ACEND-accredited dietetics education program. A faculty member or program director must nominate students.
Nominees must be a member of CT Academy by 1/1/2022.
Application packets must be emailed or postmarked by March 1, 2022.
Poster Session Applications for the CT Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Spring Meeting on Thursday April 28, 2022 are now available
Abstracts must be received by April 14, 2022. You will be notified by email about the acceptance of your abstract.