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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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