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Headquarters

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000
Chicago, Illinois 60606-6995
Phone: 800/877-1600
Phone: 312/899-0040

  Washington, D.C. Office

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
1120 Connecticut Avenue NW, Suite 480
Washington, D.C. 20036
Phone: 800/877-0877
Phone: 202/775-8277

The Chicago-based Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals, with over 75,000 members. Visit the Academy online 24 hours a day, seven days a week, at your convenience and discover a wealth of information at your fingertips!

Check the information below for specific e-mail addresses and phone numbers by department.

Academy Foundation

For information regarding scholarships, awards, the annual fund, giving opportunities and corporate programs:
Phone: ext. 4773
E-mail: foundation@eatright.org

Accounting

For information regarding invoices and/or refunds for products or services as well as collection of these invoices:
Phone: ext. 4887
Fax: 312/899-4873
E-mail: accounting@eatright.org

Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)

For information regarding:

  • Accredited programs for dietitian/nutrition students: Coordinated Programs, Didactic Programs and Dietetic Internships
  • Accredited programs for dietetic technician students
  • Computer matching for dietetic internships
  • Sponsoring organizations eligibility requirements, Standards of Education, and policies for accreditation

Phone: ext. 5400
E-mail: acend@eatright.org

Affiliates

For information regarding affiliate (state) organizations:
Phone: ext. 4870
E-mail: affiliate@eatright.org

Careers in Dietetics

For entry-level career guidance, including education requirements:
Phone: ext. 5400
E-mail: education@eatright.org

Classified Advertising

Adam Moorad
Phone: 212/633-3122
E-mail: a.moorad@elsevier.com

Code of Ethics

For questions, comments and requests for information regarding the Academy's Code of Ethics:
E-mail: ethics@eatright.org

Charlene Rice
Phone: ext. 4892

Harold Holler, RD, LDN
Vice President, Governance and Practice
Phone: ext. 4896

Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR)

For information regarding:

  • Eligibility requirements for Registered Dietitian and Dietetic, Technician Registered
  • Computer-based testing information
  • Eligibility requirements for Board Certification as a Specialist in Renal Nutrition, Pediatric Nutrition, Sports Dietetics, Gerontological Nutrition and Oncology Nutrition
  • Verification of Registered Dietitian, Dietetic Technician, Registered, Fellow and/or Specialty Certification status
  • Continuing Professional Education (CPE) requirements for Registered Dietitians and Dietetic Technicians, Registered
  • Prior approval of CPE activities for Registered Dietitians and Dietetic Technicians, Registered
  • List of prior approved CPE activities by location, topic and date
  • Assess & Learn Series for Dietetic Professionals
  • Adult, and Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management Certificate Programs

Phone: ext. 5500
E-mail: cdr@eatright.org

Corporate Relations Sponsorship

For information regarding Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics corporate relations sponsorship opportunities:

Jennifer Horton, Director of Corporate Relations
Phone: ext. 4804
E-mail: jhorton@eatright.org

Daun Longshore, Corporate Relations Senior Manager
Phone: ext. 4789
E-mail: dlongshore@eatright.org

Dietetic Practice Groups

For information regarding the dietetic practice groups:
E-mail: dpgmigrelations@eatright.org

Phone: ext. 4815

Diversity

For more information on the Academy's diversity programs:
Phone: ext. 5000
E-mail: membership@eatright.org

Evidence Analysis Library

Log in as an Academy member before entering the EAL website.

Toni Acosta
Manager
Phone: ext. 4832
E-mail: aacosta@eatright.org

Evidence-Based Practice Guidelines and Toolkits

Paula Ziegler, PhD, RD
Senior Director
Phone: ext. 4871
E-mail: pziegler@eatright.org

Executive Office

Patricia M. Babjak
Office of the CEO
Phone: ext. 4856
E-mail: pbabjak@eatright.org

External Relations

The Academy's work with non-government professional organizations and coalition projects.

Mary Beth Whalen
Vice President/Executive Director
Phone: ext. 4820
E-mail: mwhalen@eatright.org

Finance and Administration

Finance and Administration is responsible for finance, accounting, information technology, network operations, office services and procurement.

Paul Mifsud
Vice President/Chief Financial Officer
Phone: ext. 4730
E-mail: pmifsud@eatright.org

Find a Registered Dietitian Directory

For information regarding how to join the referral service available to the Academy's Active Category members who are also registered dietitians or dietetic technicians, registered:
Phone: ext. 5000
E-mail: findnrd@eatright.org

Food & Nutrition

Launched in February 2012, Food & Nutrition is the Academy's new magazine for members and professionals. Previously, ADA Times was the organization's award-winning member magazine from 2003-2011. It's final issue was published in Fall 2011.

E-mail: foodandnutrition@eatright.org

Government Relations

For information regarding Academy action on food-and nutrition-related legislation and regulations:
Policy Initiatives and Advocacy
800/877-0877; 202/775-8277
Fax: 202/775-8284
E-mail: govaffairs@eatright.org

Jeanne Blankenship, MS, RD
Vice President of Policy Initiatives and Advocacy
Phone: ext. 6004
E-mail: jblankenship@eatright.org

Mary Pat Raimondi, MS, RD
Vice President of Strategic Policy and Partnerships
Phone: ext. 6007 
E-mail: mraimondi@eatright.org

House of Delegates

For questions, comments and requests for information regarding Academy House activities:
E-mail: hod@eatright.org

Charlene Rice
Phone: ext. 4892

Harold Holler, RD, LDN
Vice President, Governance and Practice
Phone: ext. 4896

Human Resources

For advertised Academy internal position openings, send your resume as an attached MS Word document:
E-mail: HR@eatright.org

Carrolyn Patterson
Director
Phone: ext. 4729
Fax: 312/899-4766

Information Technology

IT supports the Academy's internal computer network, database applications, computer hardware and software and e-commerce solutions.

E-mail: webstrategy@eatright.org

Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

The Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is the official research publication of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

General information
Phone: ext. 4833
E-mail: journal@eatright.org

Advertising Sales (East)
Jodi Smith
Phone: 215/239-3523
Fax: 215-239-3136
Email: jo.smith@elsevier.com

Advertising Sales (Mid-West & West)
Carol A. Clark
Phone: 212/633-3791
Email: ca.clark@elsevier.com

Classified Ads
Brian Vishnupad
Phone: 212/633-3129
Fax: 212/633-3820
E-mail: b.vishnupad@elsevier.com

Knowledge Center

Information services and resources for Academy members including Ask the Knowledge Center quick reference assistance, Daily News e-newsletter, Dietetics Community and article ordering.
Phone: ext. 4853 or 4784
E-mail: knowledge@eatright.org

List Rental Service

Academy Member Email and List Rental Program
InFocus Marketing
Phone: 800/708-LIST (5478)
E-mail: sales@InfocusMarketing.com

Academy Spokespeople Mailing Information
Irene Perconti
Phone: ext. 4806
E-mail: iperconti@eatright.org

Media Relations

For media professionals looking for press materials or to interview an Academy spokesperson:
Phone: 800/877-1600 ext. 4769
E-mail: media@eatright.org

Meetings

For information regarding the Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo, other meetings and/or travel programs:
Phone: ext. 4862
E-mail: fnce@eatright.org

Member Interest Groups (MIGs)

For information related to the formation of, or questions about current Member Interest Groups (MIGs):
Phone: ext. 4815
E-mail: dpgmigrelations@eatright.org

Member Service Center

For information regarding:

  • Academy catalog products/services or to place a credit card order
  • Status of an existing product order
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics applicants for membership, membership dues renewal or reinstatement
  • Find a Registered Dietitian — Subscription for the Academy's active members
  • Consumer or business referrals to a Registered Dietitian
  • General information about Academy teams, products and service

Phone: ext. 5000
Fax: 312/899-4899
E-mail: membership@eatright.org

Membership

For information regarding qualifications for membership, membership application processing or member benefit programs (e.g., insurance and financial programs) and services:
Phone: ext. 5000
Fax: 312/899-4812
E-mail: membership@eatright.org

Barbara Visocan, MS, RD, LDN, FADA
Vice President, Member Services

Jim Weinland
Director, Membership

National Nutrition Month

For information regarding National Nutrition Month® items and promotion:
Phone: ext. 4771
E-mail: nnm@eatright.org

Nominations and Elections

Joan Schwaba, MS, RD
Director, Strategic Management
Phone: ext. 4798
E-mail: jschwaba@eatright.org

Nutrition Care Manual (NCM)

To subscribe to the Nutrition Care Manual or for questions concerning your subscription to the Nutrition Care Manual:
E-mail: ncmsupport@eatright.org

Nutrition Services Coverage

For information regarding Medicare MNT, insurance coverage and codes of nutrition services:
E-mail: reimburse@eatright.org

Marsha Schofield, MS, RD, LD
Director
Phone: ext. 4787
E-mail: mschofield@eatright.org

Kerry Regnier, MPH, RD, LDN
Manager of Advocacy and Communications
Phone: ext. 4719
E-mail: kregnier@eatright.org

Office Services and Procurement

  • Facilities Management; Reception
  • Procurement; Mailroom
  • Inventory Control/Warehouse

Karen Didriksen
Purchasing Manager
Phone: ext. 4742
E-mail: kdidriksen@eatright.org

Position and Practice Papers

For information regarding questions, comments and requests for Academy positions and practice papers:
E-mail: ppapers@eatright.org

Donna Wickstrom, MS, RD
Manager
Phone: ext. 4835

Professional Development

For information regarding Continuing Professional Education (CPEU) Offerings and the Center for Professional Development, (i.e. FNCE Call for Educational Sessions, FNCE Call for Abstracts, FNCE workshops/excursions, online certificates of training, eLearning, teleseminars, webinars, Leadership Institute, overall continuing professional development and education):
Phone: ext. 4897
E-mail: cpd@eatright.org

Public Relations

For members of the public seeking health and nutrition resources or information and inquiries about the Academy and its programs, contact:
Allison MacMunn, Public Relations Manager
Phone: ext. 4802
E-mail: amacmunn@eatright.org

Publications

The Academy publishes a wide variety of consumer and professional publications, plus video and CD-ROM products available in the Shop Academy section. To request a print catalog or to inquire about a product:
Phone: ext. 5000
E-mail: sales@eatright.org

Quality Management

For information regarding Accreditation Organization Standards and Quality Improvement Initiatives:
Phone: ext. 4861
E-mail: quality@eatright.org

Research and Strategic Business Development

Kay Howarter, MS, RD
Director
Phone: ext. 4797
E-mail: khowarter@eatright.org

Sales/Customer Service

For information regarding Academy products:
Phone: ext. 5000
E-mail: sales@eatright.org

Scope of Dietetics Practice Framework

For information regarding the Scope of Practice, Standards of Practice and Standards of Professional Performance:
Phone: ext. 4861
E-mail: quality@eatright.org

Technical Questions Regarding the Academy's Website

For answers to technical questions regarding the Academy's website:
E-mail: webstrategy@eatright.org