Annual Conference

Hosted virtually by the Northern District of the Virginia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Registration is now open!

Join Registered Dietitian Nutritionists, Dietetic Technicians Registered, Dietetic Interns, and students throughout the Commonwealth for the premier educational conference for food and nutrition professionals in Virginia!  Earn up to 14 CEUs over 2 days with timely topics including critical care, food insecurity and school nutrition, the 2020-2025 Dietary Guidelines, telehealth, cultural considerations in diabetes care, and working in private practice.  You won’t want to miss it!

Click here to access the conference program agenda, information about our speakers, and to register.

Register early and take advantage of low rates while they apply!


2021 Call for Poster Session Abstracts

The Virginia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (VAND) invites students, interns, and Academy members in all membership categories to submit abstracts to be considered for presentation at the poster session of the 92nd Annual Meeting, to be held virtually April 25-26, 2021. Poster presentations will take place on Sunday, April 25, 5:00-6:00 p.m.  Click here for instructions on how to submit a poster session abstract and for poster session guidelines.  All abstracts must be received on or before Monday, March 1, 2021.


VAND 92nd Annual Conference Sponsorships Available!

Sponsor benefits at varying levels include product/service spotlights broadcast to all conference attendees between sessions, complimentary admissions to the conference, company/organization visibility on the conference and VAND websites, and access to conference attendees following the event.  Sponsorship levels are available to VAND Member-Owned Businesses at 50% off discounted rates.

Click here to view the VAND Sponsorship Prospectus.

For more information contact Jillian Davis, VAND Annual Conference Sponsorship Chair at 703-815-8293, eatright.virginia@gmail.com.