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:

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


  • 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.

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