October Journal Club

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When: Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 6:00pm

Where: Eio and the Hive – 5305 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville, TN 37209

Topic:  Mindful Eating & Intuitive Eating (and how to incorporate these components into your practice, regardless of your specialty!)


Other important information:

–there is space for 10 members – please RSVP if you intend on joining

–NAND will provide one beverage per participant in addition to appetizers

–a brief mindful eating exercise will be included

–CEUs will be provided

To RSVP, email Christine Tapocsi at christinetapocsi@gmail.com

We hope to see you there!

Nutrition Focused Physical Exam Workshop

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The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is holding a workshop targeting nutrition focused physical exams.  The hands-on workshop will be held at the Somerfield Health Center in Brentwood, TN on December 11, 2017. The workshop is open to all Academy members.

See flyer below for more information.  To register, go here.

NFPE Workshop Informational Brochure – Brentwood, TN

For additional questions, contact Beth Mordarski, RDN, LD – NFPE Program Manager at 312-899-4707 or nfpe@eatright.org.

Happy Learning!

NAND Fall Member Meeting

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Join NAND on Tuesday, November 7th  between 4:45 – 7:30 pm for our fall member meeting.  The meeting will be held at  Lipscomb University – One University Park Dr. Nashville, TN 37204, Nursing Building, Room # 118.

At this meeting, we will hear from:

— Brian Jones, MS, RD, LDN, CDM – TAND president

— Dee Harwell, MS, RD, LDN – TAND delegate

— Keith Barnes – Director of Nutrition Advocacy, Tennessee Justice Center

In addition, there will be time allotted for networking and food provided by Eat Well Nashville.

2 CEU hours available for NAND members, non-members will have a $10 charge for CEUs

For more information on the meeting:  NAND Fall Member Meeting Agenda 2017.

NAND Fall Networking Event

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What: Indoor rock climbing (optional), snacks, refreshments, and networking
Where: The Crag Nashville – 15115 Old Hickory Blvd, Nashville, TN. 
When: September 26, 2017
The rock climbing class for the first 25 participants who sign up will start at 5:00 pm. Climbers will climb for 1-1.5 hours. All other members are welcome to attend at 5:30pm for refreshments and snacks. 
The event will end at 7:30pm.  
 
Please look for the email sent from SignUpGenious for RSVP information.
 
Visit www.iloverockclimbing.com for details about the climbing gym.
 
Please contact Amanda Erickson for any questions at Amanda.erickson2@hcahealthcare.com.

NAND in the News

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In celebration of Kids Eat Right Month, NAND’s own Katie Hinton recently wrote an article in the Tennessean entitled: “Breakfast and kids: a winning combination”. She also includes a delicious No-Fuss Egg and Veggie Bake recipe appropriate for the kids and kids-at-heart.  Check out the link below:

Breakfast and kids: A winning combination

Katie Hinton, MS, RD, LDN is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and clinical dietitian at Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt and Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

NAND Fitness with Friends at Pure Barre

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NAND is hosting a FREE fitness class at Pure Barre Franklin with time for making new friends and refreshments following. Space is limited to the first 25 NAND members to RSVP. For more information about Pure Barre Franklin, go to www.purebarre.com/tn-franklin.

Reserve your spot by registering at https://signup.com/client/invitation/6775657374/1874958/false#!1874958/false/false

For more details, see the flyer below.

Pure Barre Event

 

CEU Opportunity at MTSU

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Immigration to America: How Environmental Change Impacts Dietary Intake and Body Mass Index Status

MTSU is pleased to announce that Chery F. Smith, Ph.D., M.P.H., R.D. will be speaking on campus Monday, April 3rd. The event has been approved via CDR for 1 hour of continuing education. The forms for CE credit will be at the meeting. For more information, follow the link below.

MTSU CEU OPPORTUNITY

Volunteer Opportunity–Fresh Savings Program with AARP

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On Saturday, March 4th, the Tennessee Justice Center is hosting a senior-focused outreach event at the Nashville Farmers’ Market. The Fresh Savings program with AARP is looking for volunteers to help man the table by giving out goodies and possibly conduct a taste testing activity.  The event will take place from 12-4 pm. You can volunteer the entire 4 hours or for only part of it (they want any help they can get!). If interested in participating and for more information, please contact  Amy [Maloney] Koné at akone@aarp.org. Be sure to say you are with NAND! Lunch will be provided. 

RD Volunteer Opportunity

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The SEEDS group is seeking a female community registered dietitian to assist with a wellness challenge mid February – April for 4-5, 1 hour sessions. The SEEDS group is an eclectic women’s group with an African American majority. It is beneficial if the RD has knowledge of African American ethnic food preferences and is available for one shopping outing–gas mileage will be reimbursed. Certificate will also be given.
Needs:
-Nutrition education; portion size; eating consistency.
-Shopping; food labels.
-Help track 3 weigh ins.

If interested, please contact Fatimah Ali at