Central Indiana Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics

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2020-21 Membership

Membership applications are available for the coming year.

There is an option to join online or via traditional paper applications.

Membership is open to AND members and Dietetic students/interns.

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The normal membership window for joining the Central Indiana Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (CIAND) has closed.  However, we would be happy to review options for partial year memberships.  For membership information, please contact Jeff Ketcham, MBA, RDN – CIAND Treasurer at or 317-962-8162.

Continuing Education Opportunities:  Fall, 2020

Next District Meeting:

October 27th: 5:30-7pm *Virtual* Yoga and Intuitive Eating Presentation

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November 5th 7-7:30pm CIAND Journal Club

Article: The Influence of Training on New Army Recruits’ Energy and Macronutrient Intakes and Performance: A Systematic Literature Review- From the Oct 2020 JAND

Zoom link

(Meeting ID: 991 8566 8685  Passcode: CIANDJC)


November 18th: 7-8:30pm Practice Better Presentation

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Scholarships & Awards

We gave out two scholarships this December to member RDs to attend continuing education activities/conferences in their field! Student members – your turn is coming in April!  Two RD scholarships for $200 each.  Apply by November 15!

Additional information and Scholarship Application

Past Meetings and Newsletters

September 2020- Kick Off!

COVID 19 Panel

Thank you to Kate Farms, Heartland Product Group and Sun Butter for their donations to our goodie boxes! We had a COVID Panel for our September Meeting including an IU Health Hospital food service RD, an IPS food service RD, a renal RD, a long term care RD, and the methodist ICU RD.

Volunteer Opportunities

RD Mentor Program

Partner with a student to provide a connection to the field of dietetics


2020-21 Leadership

PositionNameEmail Address
PresidentKasey Voeller, RDN,
Past PresidentKate Beard, MA, RDN, CSP,
President- ElectJenna Defore, MBA,
SecretaryKaren Emminger,
TreasurerJeff Ketcham, MBA, RD,
CPIKaty Maher, MPH,
CPI-ElectJessica Hoffman, MS, RD
Nominating CommitteeAllison Keller, RDN, LD

Jessica Oakes, RDN,CD

Alexandria Bledsoe, MS, RD, LD
Scholarship ChairErin Marie L, Sills, MBA, RD,
Social Media ChairMichaela Stemle RD,
Newsletter EditorKate Beard, MA, RDN, CSP,
NNM ChairSarah Wilson,