Florida Academy

of Nutrition and Dietetics

About Us

The mission of the Florida Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (FAND) is to empower our members to promote optimal nutrition and health for all people.

Public Service

FAND members actively participate in a wide range of public service initiatives including:

National Nutrition Month
During March of every year, nutrition professionals throughout Florida sponsor a wide scale campaign to increase awareness and educate the public about food and fitness choices that prevent disease and promote good health.
Year-Round Public Service Programs
FAND members continue their public service programs throughout the year, sponsoring a variety of educational events such as seminars and workshops, fitness events, health fairs, media programs, and more. FAND was recognized as the Florida Association of the Year in 2003 for its public service program.


FDA members host “Nutrition for the Long Run” in Pinellas County
FAND members host “Nutrition for the Long Run” in Pinellas County

Contact Information:

The Florida Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
P.O. Box 12608
Tallahassee, FL 32317-2608
www.eatrightflorida.org
Phone 850.386.8850
Fax 850.386.7918

Upcoming Events

  • BOD/Strategic Planning Meeting 02/18/2018 9:00 am - 02/19/2018 5:00 pm
  • FAND Legislative Workshop 02/19/2018 9:00 am - 02/20/2018 5:00 pm Click HERE to register for this event.
  • Nominations Due for AND Awards 03/01/2018 (All day)
  • 2018 Florida Legislative Session Ends 03/09/2018 (All day)
  • Spring Symposium on Nutrition and Sports Performance 03/10/2018 (8:30 am - 3:00 pm) Cost:      $89 registration fee by February 16, $109 after deadline 9:00 am -   9:30 am         Registration/Networking 9:30 am - 11:00 am         Functional Nitric Oxide Nutrition - Nathan Bryan, PhD  11:00 am – 11:45 am       Powerbreak to refuel and stretch 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm        Strength and Conditioning for Nutrition Professionals - Tobin Silver, PhD, CSCS 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm         The Care and Feeding of Elite Athletes - Mary Ellen Kelly, MS, RDN, CSSD 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm         Panel Q & A and evaluations   Included with registration fee:  Morning coffee, healthy meal, handouts and parking   Workshop Overview Upon completion of this workshop attendees will be able to   Discuss the importance of nitric oxide biochemistry and physiology benefits Explain the metabolic pathways of inorganic nitrates in foods Identify effective dietary and nutritional strategies to restore nitric oxide production in humans Use technology to demonstrate practical skills in strength and conditioning training Define the components of exercise science Explain the relationship of exercise science and nutrition in enhancing performance Describe the growth and the current presence of sports nutrition professionals in the collegiate and professional sports setting Identify roles and responsibilities of sports RDNs in the collegiate and professional sports setting Discuss tools for establishing strong working relationships and building rapport and trust with athlete clients             *4 CEUs, pending approval from CDR for Dietitian/Nutritionists and Nutrition Dietetic Technicians

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