International Affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

We envision a future where there is….

A global community of dietitians engaged in food and nutrition related health initiatives with diverse populations

ELECTIONS: Voting is Open for the 2020-2021 IAAND Elections

Cast your votes for the 2020-2021 IAAND Elections. Voting is open February 24 – March 8, 2020. You can view the slate of candidates here and then click here to cast your vote!

Link to: Slate of Candidates 2020-2021

Link to: 2020-2021 IAAND Ballot

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How to Join

Members are internationally-minded Active, Student, International, and Retired Academy members, living inside and outside the United States, who practice in a wide variety of settings.

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Country Representative

IAAND appoints Country Representatives (CRs), who serve as first points of contact for IAAND and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics within their country.

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Join us to have access to our Newsletter, Career Opportunities, Conferences, and Webinars. As a member of the Academy, you can take advantage of a variety of programs, products and resources.


IAAND President 2019-2020

Romina Barritta – IAAND President 2019-2020

On behalf of the 2019-2020 Board of Directors, welcome to the International Affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics-IAAND!
It is great pleasure and honor to represent more than 1200 dietetic professionals (and students) from all world regions. Our members come from a variety of backgrounds and work in many diverse areas and settings. Beyond our differences, we face similar challenges and opportunities and share IAAND mission, vision and goals. As a member, we hope that you connect with us, participate in the opportunities that are available and create spaces for further engagement. I encourage you to take the time to explore this website to make the most of your membership (newsletterswebinarscountry informationgrants,educational stipendsIAAND initiatives and participation in conferences, forums).
Also, we would like to hear from you! You can reach Board of Directors members by email anytime or in our periodic surveys.  We are now asking your input for webinar topics to design and support quality educational and professional development opportunities that fulfill your needs. And, if you would like to enhance your leadership skills and get involved with our work, please fill this survey or email

All the best for the upcoming year!

Romina Barritta

IAAND President 2019-2020