Ocean State Update - Your Link to Nutrition and Health
Attention all members! The Board of Directors have made revisions to the Rhode Island Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Bylaws. These proposed revisions are posted here and will be available for comment until March 17, 2015. After which time the Board of Directors will vote on the proposed changes, taking into consideration all member comments.
Comments should be emailed to the Affiliate President Donna Castricone at
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Apply here to attend the Public Policy workshop this year.
Call for Nominations, 2015 RIAND Awards
If you would like to nominate someone for an award, please email Erin McElroy
. Please provide nominee’s credentials and nomination/reference letter(s). The following awards are available.
- Recognized Young Dietitian of The Year Award
- Emerging Dietetic Leader Award
- Outstanding Dietitian of the Year Award
- 24 Carrot Award
Call for Nominations, 2015-2016 RIAND Board of Directors
The following positions are available on the RIAND Board of Directors for the 2015-2016 term. If you are interested in running for a position or would like more information, please email Erin McElroy email@example.com by March 15th.
The elected positions currently open are:
- President Elect (3 years total)
- Treasurer (2 years)
- Professional Conference, Chair Elect
- Nominating Committee, Chair Elect
- State Policy Representative
We currently have a few additional positions to be filled. These positions are appointed by the President. If you are interested or would like additional information, please contact Katie Mulligan, President Elect, at
by May 1st.
The appointed positions currently open are:
- 5K Chairperson
- Consumer Protection Coordinator
- Reimbursement Representative