Central District

The CENLA district serves Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics members in the central Louisiana and surrounding areas. Our association represents 100 plus members who practice in many different scopes of dietetic practices. Membership meetings are held monthly across the Alexandria area.

Parishes Included in CENLA District:

Allen
Avoyelles
Beauregard
Catahoula
Concordia
Evangeline
Grant
La Salle
Rapides
Vernon
Winn

Benefits of CENLA Membership:

Free educational meetings and refreshments
Earn up to 8 CPEs per year (September-April)
Great opportunity to network with other nutrition professionals in the central Louisiana area
Eligibility to earn career building leadership experience
Learn of new job opportunities in your area


Events:
September 15, 2016
Spinal Cord Injury and Osteoporosis
Speaker: Kenneth Williams, MD
3:00 PM

October 20, 2016
Diabetic Medication Update
Speaker: Milton Toups, RPh
3:00 PM

November 10, 2016
Holiday Social
3:00 PM

December 2016
No Meeting Scheduled

January 19, 2017
Emerging Research on Bone Health and Prunes with Cooking Demonstration
Speaker: Dietetic Interns LA Tech University and Dawn Erickson, MPh, LDN, RD

February 16, 2017
Improving Outcomes after Bariatric Surgery
Speaker: TBD
3:00 PM

March 6 & 7, 2017
LAND ACT 
Baton Rouge, LA

​April 20, 2017
Renal Update
Speaker: Katie Weheimer, LDN, RD
3:00 PM

​May 18, 2017
ICE Cream Social
3:00 PM

Join CENLA Today!
Contact CENLA President, Mary Ward at mary.ward@healthsouth.com for information about joining.