Welcome to the Connecticut Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics – Your Food and Nutrition Experts! The Connecticut Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics serves the public through promotion of optimal nutrition, health, and well-being. As the leading advocate of the dietetic profession in Connecticut, our membership includes Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDNs) and Nutrition and Dietetics Technicians, Registered (NDTRs), as well as interns, students and retirees of the profession. Chartered by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the CT Academy is committed to serving the public in the state of Connecticut, while supporting activities at the national and international level. There are currently approximately 1000 active members in the state of Connecticut. Practice areas include business/industry, communications, consultation and private practice, community nutrition, culinary, diabetes care, education, food and nutrition management/administration, gerontology, hunger/environmental nutrition, long-term care, nutrition support, oncology, pediatric, renal nutrition, research, school nutrition, sports nutrition, weight management and wellness/prevention.