Southeast District

The SEDDA provides Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics members in Hammond and the surrounding areas. We currently serve 25 plus members who practice in a wide range of dietetics. Membership meetings are held monthly with variety in educational topics, meeting locations, and daytime-evening schedules to accommodate our membership needs. We send a member to the annual Public Policy Workshop in Washington D.C. We sponsor an annual NNM walk-run for the public. News articles are published monthly targeting ADA position papers.

Parishes Included in SEDDA District:

St. Tammany
St. Helena

Benefits of SEDDA Membership:

Opportunity to earn at least 10 CPEs per year
Opportunity to network with other nutrition professionals
Opportunity to build leadership experience
Job opportunities ‘up-date’ for your area

August 10, 2016
The Heads Up Project: An Observational Study of Surgical & Intensive Medical Treatments for Severe Obesity: A Project Management Perspective. 
North Oaks Hospital Hammond, LA
4:00-5:00 PM

September 15, 2016
Diabetes & Insulin
Speaker: Dinah Crawford- Novo Nordisk
Louisiana Heart Hospital, Lacombe, LA
4:00-6:00 PM

October 13, 2016
EAT FIT NOLA- Taking the Guesswork out of Eating Healthy
Speaker: Molly Kimball, RDN, LDN & Taffy Morrison- Well Ahead Region 9 Coordinator
Ochsner Health Clinic 2nd Floor Training Room
1000 Ochsner Blvd, Covington, LA 

December 2016

January 26, 2017
GMO's Pros, Cons, & Myths
Speaker: Darryl Holliday, PhD, CRC; Holy Cross College
Slidell Memorial Hospital
1001 Gause Blvd, Slidell, LA 70458
4:00-5:00 PM

February 2017

**Note: Dates/Times/Locations all subject to change

Join SEDDA Today!
Contact SEDDA Secretary Rachel Abadie at for information about joining.