2021 Annual Conference and Training

The 2021 Annual Conference will take place virtually in March 2021.

Save the date for March 5 and March 19 from 12pm – 4pm CT. Please check back often for updates on exact dates and times, as well as speaker and registration details.

2021 Call for Speakers

This meeting will take place virtually March 5th and 19th from 12pm to 4pm CT. We would like to focus on two topic areas as listed below, but are open to other topics as well.

1. Telehealth with topics to include practicing, MNT insurance coverage, policy and regulations, and licensure.

We are also exploring a panel of coping with a changing work environment. If you have found successful coping strategies for working in the COVID-19 atmosphere, please email us at LAND@eatrightlouisiana.org with a summary of your experience for consideration.

2. International Dysphagia Diet Standardization Initiative. This can include presenters affiliated with The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association. Topics could include framework terminology and definitions, standardized testing methods of textured-modified foods and thickened liquids, and implementing in both clinical and food-service management within Nutrition and Dietetics.

Please complete the form below with your topics:

We are now accepting poster session abstract submissions for our annual conference. Please complete the application by clicking on the button below.

Sponsors and Exhibitors

If you are interested in sponsoring or exhibiting, please click here for all our opportunities. Please note that we are working on updating options to accommodate our virtual platform. Please email us at land@eatrightlouisiana.org for more details.

Exhibitors and Sponsors

Please download our full sponsor and exhibit options – click here to download

Over 300 Registered Dietitians, Dietetic Technicians, Dietary Managers, Food Service Directors, and other allied healthcare professionals from throughout Louisiana and neighboring states will attend the Annual Conference and Training.  These professionals make decisions in food service operations, clinical settings, schools, and other healthcare and hospitality businesses.  Exhibiting at the Annual Conference and Training will give you an opportunity to make your products known to our professionals all over Louisiana!

Please contact the LAND office with any questions.
The Louisiana Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Email: LAND@eatrightlouisiana.org