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
AODA has a new name – IAAND!!
IAAND provides internationally-focused Academy members, Academy members living overseas, and other interested professionals an opportunity to establish professional contacts and obtain continuing education credits. IAAND advocates for the international dietetics community and seeks to optimize global health through food and nutrition. IAAND is positioned at the forefront of the increasing appreciation by the field of nutrition and dietetics for the need to focus on diversity and a global perspective.
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.
IAAND appoints Country Representatives (CRs), who serve as first points of contact for IAAND and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics within their country.
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.
Bia Rique, BSc
Lives in: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
IAAND member for: 12 years
IAAND volunteer position(s): Country Representative for Brazil
Professional expertise: Weight management, body image and nutrition behavior
What does IAAND mean to you? “IAAND has opened a new world for me. The network between several countries with such diversity has brought creativity and inspiration to my career.”