Oklahoma Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Oklahoma Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
August 2017
OkAND News You Can Use
In This Issue:        OkAND Member Updates
Benifit$ for YOUR Buck
Public Policy
Continuing Education
District & DPG Happenings
OkAND Member Updates
CDR Registration Maintenance Fee Due Aug 31st

The CDR 2017-2018 registration maintenance fee notices were sent out.  Be sure to pay this year's fee by August 31, 2017.
Members Needed to Plan Convention

The 2018 Spring Convention will be in Tulsa.  Exact date and location will be announced very soon.  Members are needed to assist with the program, catering, exhibitors, sponsorship, registration, fitness, and guest relations.
Oklahoma Nutrition Manual 

The Fourteenth Edition of OkAND's Oklahoma Nutrition Manual is expected to be published this year!  Pricing information is available on the website.      
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OkAND Delegate at Fall HOD Meeting

The Fall House of Delegates meeting will take place October 20th and 21st in Chicago, IL.  This meeting will focus on Championing RDNs in Roles of Leadership in Public Health and Ethics. 
FNCE Reception for OkAND

Join OkAND President, Misti Leyva, PhD, RD/LD, at the OkAND Reception in Chicago on Saturday, October 21st.  Any past or present OkAND members and their families are welcome to attend.    
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Benefit$ For YOUR Buck
Teaming Up With Fox News

Beginning this September, "Tasty Tuesdays" will feature OkAND Registered Dietitians in cooking segments with Shelby Cashman, FOX 25 News Anchor.  This weekly segment will show the OKC area how Registered Dietitians can help them create healthy and delicious foods.  Stephanie DeBerry, MS, RD, LD and Meghan Van Camp, RDN, LD, CDE will be featured in the September programming.  Tune in to Good Day OK on FOX 25 News for Tasty Tuesdays this September!
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NFPE Workshop for OK Dietitians

On August 25th, OkAND hosted an NFPE Workshop. This intensive, hands-on training provided participants with technical skills to assist them in becoming competent to perform Nutrition Focused Physical Exams.  OkAND is proud to be able to provide our members with opportunities to hone their skills and be the nutrition experts!  Thank you to our presenters: Layla Niavarani, MS, RD/LD, Jennafer Logan, MS, RD/LD, NASM-CPT, Whitney Villegas, MS, RD, LD, and Sara Perdue, MS, RD, CSG, LD.  They did an excellent job and we appreciate their dedication to our profession.
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Public Policy
Have You Witnessed Harm?  
Report it with OkAND's Adverse Event Link

If you have witnessed someone giving questionable nutrition advice that has or could have resulted in harm, please report it.  Even if you're not sure if your example is considered "harm", send it to us to consider.
Continuing Education
OK Consultant Dietitians DPG Fall Workshop

September 22, 2017
US Foods
Oklahoma City, OK
6.0 CE Hours 
Free Webinars Hosted by OkAND

The OkAND Member Services team will once again offer four FREE opportunities to earn CPEUs through webinars this year.  All webinars are recorded and made available for one year following the live presentation.  Be sure to watch your inbox, and check the OkAND website for updates.  
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Discounted Webinars From Becky Dorner

OkAND teamed up with Becky Dorner to provide her webinars to our members at a discounted rate of 25% off the regular price.  Live webinars are held monthly.  The discount can be applied to recorded webinars as well.  
District & DPG Happenings
Eastern District

The Eastern District Dietetic Association is having a social at 6pm on Thursday, August 31st at Roosevelt's on 15th street in Tulsa.  We will be collecting dues for the year: $20 for Academy members and $10 for students.  Please RSVP to Brittany Hoverman
North Central District

The second meeting of the 2017-2018 Academy year is on Tuesday, September 12th at Alliance Health Ponca City, 1900 N. 14th St., Ponca City, OK.  Diana Romano, MS, RD/LD will present, "All About Yogurt".  Networking and meal begin at 5:30, the presentation is at 6:00, and the business meeting will follow at 7:00.  We hope to see you there!
Oklahoma City District

Join OCDDA for our Fall Vendor Fair and Kick-Off Meeting at 6-8pm on Tuesday, September 12th at the OSU Cooperative Extension Conference Center.  Network with LOCAL dietitians and students, learn about nutrition- and wellness-related products and business, and earn 2 CEs.  Renew or join OCDDA for 2017: $25 for dietitians and $12 for students.  
Oklahoma Consultants DPG

The OkCD 2017 Fall Conference is September 22nd at US Foods in Oklahoma City.  Keynote Speaker, Peggy Turner, MS, RD/LD, will present "The NCP Made EZ".  Register for $75 and earn 6 CEs.

Oklahoma Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
12324 E. 86th St N. #148
Owasso, OK 74055
t (918) 609-6559 or (877) 656-8874
f (877) 239-2942

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