Nominate an RD and/or DTR for national and state recognition!

The MAND Affiliate annually selects and honors the following categories: Emerging Dietetic Leader;  Outstanding Dietetics Student;  Outstanding Dietitian of the Year, Recognized Nutrition and Dietetics Technician of the Year, and a Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year.  Nominees must be members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Winners are recognized in the Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and each awardee receives a congratulatory letter and certificate signed by the president of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  Learn more here:  https://www.eatrightpro.org/leadership/honors-and-awards/affiliate-awards 

Do you have a colleague or mentor that you’d like to nominate?  Please submit your nomination by April 10th annually, awards are given out in May annually.  

Nominate here:  MAND Award Nomination Form 

 

Emerging Dietetic Leader Award

The Emerging Dietetics Leader Award recognizes the competence and activities of members, regardless of their age, who are at the beginning of their dietetics careers. 

Outstanding Dietetics Student Award

The Outstanding Dietetics Student Award program recognizes the emerging leadership and achievement of students in ACEND-accredited and approved dietetics education programs and encourages their participation in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

 

Outstanding Dietitian of the Year Award

Each year the Academy recognizes those individuals who receive the affiliate's top member award (one per affiliate). The criteria and the name of the award are determined by each state organization. 

 

Recognized Nutrition and Dietetics Technician of the Year Award

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics recognizes the professional contributions of dietetic technicians and encourages their continued participation in the community and Academy activities. Award recipients are selected by their affiliated dietetic organizations. 

 

Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year Award

The purpose of the Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year program is to recognize the competence and activities of younger dietitians in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and to encourage their continued participation in Academy affairs.

 

2020 Awardees:

Emerging Dietetic Leader                              Chelsea Champagne

Outstanding Dietetics Student Award            Maegan Perrault

Outstanding Dietitian of the Year                    Mona Therrien

Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year         Tara Gould

Recognized Dietetic Technician of the Year   Jeanne Reilly

MAND Award Nominations