MS-AND Annual Meeting - Registration Coming soon!

The Mississippi Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is pleased to announce that the 2018 Annual Conference will be at the MSU Riley Center in Meridian, MS on March 23 and 24. Registration and additional information will be available soon.


We want you to help us plan the conference. Please click here for a list of the conference committees we are forming (the .pdf document) and a sign up sheet (the excel document). Contact Lydia West, MS-AND President-elect, for more information. Her email address is and her cell phone number is 941-993-2075.


We look forward to seeing you in Meridian in March! It’s going to be a great conference with several general assembly session plus tracks for breakout sessions.


MSAND Sponsorship Policy Details

Mississippi Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (MS-AND) provides a robust schedule of professional networking, continuing education and community nutrition service events. Our vision is to optimize Mississippi’s health through food and nutrition. The mission of our annual conference is to empower our members to be Mississippi’s food and nutrition leaders. The MS-AND welcomes key collaboration (e.g., networking, sponsorships, and advertising) opportunities to organizations, businesses, and companies that align with our affiliate’s mission and vision. MS-AND will work jointly with you to generate mutually beneficial outcomes. We look forward to working with you to produce a healthy and fruitful relationship. In order to collaborate with the MS-AND, please use this checklist to determine if your organization, business, or company is in alignment with our vision, mission, and values.



  • Aligns with MS-AND and our national organization, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetic, strategic goals

  • Scientific accuracy based on evidence based research

  • Presents a balanced view, based on research, of a controversial issue in which the sponsor has a stake

  • Sponsor is be responsible, as agreed, for all direct and indirect costs associated with the project


  • Foods and beverages items strive to provide recommendations outlined in the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and Healthy People 2020

  • Educational campaigns provide evidenced based research information and are in line with the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and Healthy People 2020

  • Marketing strategies targeted to children meet Federal Trade Commission Interagency Work Group proposed guidelines


  • The names of sponsors will be disclosed

  • Sponsor of a speaker must meet sponsorship guidelines

Job Posting

No items found.

View All ⇒