MOAND Public Policy: the State of State-level Advocacy Efforts and How to Get Involved

Friday, February 23, 2024 

Join the NE Region of MOAND virtually on Friday, February 23rd at noon to learn about specific state level dietitian advocacy and ways to get involved! Hear- first-hand- how Missouri Dietitians are advocating to protect the dietitian licensure and how they are improving practice barriers.


Title: MOAND Public Policy: The State of State-Level Advocacy Efforts and How to Get Involved


When: Friday, February 23 from noon-1pm CST


Where: Virtual - Register at: https://eatright-org.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtd--grj0tHtX7zX9XmwsOlooYZ7QTTfJk


Presenters:
Carmen Berry, MPH, RD, LD – MOAND Public Policy Coordinator
Connie Diekman, M.Ed, RD, LD, FADA, FAND – MOAND State Regulatory Specialist


Who: All Missouri Dietitians, DTRs, Dietetic Interns and students


Objectives:



  • Describe the Missouri state bills introduced and tracked by MOAND.

  • Relate the importance of relationship building with members of Missouri legislature.

  • Implement best-practice methods to effectively inform and advocate on nutrition issues impacting Missouri dietitians


Want to get more involved? Join MOAND on April 3rd in Jefferson City.



Contact Information:

https://eatright-org.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUtd--grj0tHtX7zX9XmwsOlooYZ7QTTfJk