Minnesota’s Largest Organization of Food and Nutrition Experts

  • Developing Future-Focused Solutions for Diversity, Inclusion, Equity and Belonging in the Profession and Within Our Communities
  • Providing Educational and Networking Opportunities for Nutrition Professionals
  • Influencing State and National Public Policy

MAND Annual Conference

CALL FOR SPEAKERS is open now!

Learn more and submit your speaker proposal HERE.




2023-34 Board & Leadership Opportunities

MAND begins seeking individuals for board and other leadership positions in the fall of each year. It is never too early to explore these opportunities! Learn about the variety of positions and express your interest any time during the year. These positions are approved for the following year at the March Board Meeting.

Our Programs

MAND provides multiple opportunities for nutrition professionals to learn, grow and support the future of dietetics and nutrition practice. Whether serving as a leader, being a speaker at our Annual Conference, attending a networking event or supporting our Foundation, MAND assists students and practitioners in reaching personal and professional goals while building relationships with each other, community organizations, business leaders, legislators and educators.


Hosting the MAND Annual Conference, the largest gathering of nutrition professionals in MN

Providing Regional educational and networking events

Offering virtual and hybrid diversity and anti-bias training


Embedding diversity, inclusion, equity and belonging (DIEB) into everything we do

Promoting the dietetics field to students, especially those with diverse backgrounds

Training students and professionals on healthcare disparities, weight-neutral weight loss approaches, and culturally informed dietetic practice

Public Policy

Aligned with the national goals
of the Academy of Nutrition
and Dietetics

Providing advocacy
opportunities to influence US and MN public policy

Sponsoring the MN Day at the Capitol.


Engaging donors to support scholarships and our DIEB work

Providing opportunities to give back to the profession and our communities

Growing financial resources for the future

Our Services

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Our Community Partners

MAND is supported by businesses and organizations that sponsor and exhibit at our events and post positions on our Jobline. Their financial support helps us provide an engaging and informative annual conference and maintain our critical infrastructure. A big thank you to our community partners who have supported us in 2020/21!