Conference Agenda









11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

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MOAND Board of Directors Meeting

5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

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Conference Registration and Packet Pickup

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

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*Fundraising and Networking Event

Title: Get your hands dirty to keep your mind clean

Presenter: Mary Nuert, RD

* Fee not included in conference registration


7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

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Conference Registration

8:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.

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Exhibits (setup prior to 8am)

7:00 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.

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Delegate Report to Membership

7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.

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Breakfast Buffet

7:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.

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Presidents’ Welcome/Opening Ceremonies

8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

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Opening Keynote Presentation

Title:  Nutrigenomics: One Size Nutrition Does Not Fit All  

Presenter:   Nanci S. Guest, PhD, RD, CSCS

9:00 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.


9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.

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Breakout Sessions


  1. B.       Understanding the Diagnosis and Treatment for SIBO and C-Diff 

                Presenter: Shana Arnold, MPA, PA-C 


  1. C.       Title: How To Raise Plant Based Children without Difficulty or Displeasure

Presenter: Alex Caspero, MA, RD  


10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Exhibits and Poster Presentations

11:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m.

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Breakout Sessions


  1. D.      Virtual Health Practice: Taking Healthcare Home 

                Presenter: Jamie Cassel, MS, RD, LD, CDE 


  1. E.       Personalized Dietary Treatment Based on Gut Microbiome

Presenter: Susan Yake, RDN, CD, CDE, CLT

*Sponsored by: DayTwo


12:15 to 12:30 p.m.


12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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Luncheon and Awards Ceremony

1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

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Luncheon Keynote Presentation

Title:  Restoring the Infant Gut Microbiome to Promote Healthy Growth and Nutrition Throughout the Lifespan  

Presenter:  Bethany Henrick, BCs, PhD 


*Sponsored by: Evolve Biosystems, Inc.  

2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.

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Exhibits and Poster Presentations


3:15 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.

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Keynote Presentation

Title: Coaching Strategies to Help Eat with Intention and Attention  

Presenter: Lynn Rossy, PhD

4:45 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Closing Ceremony


All events are subject to time, speaker and presentation title changes.