Indiana Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Our vision is to empower membership to be Indiana’s food and nutrition experts.

Our mission is to optimize Indiana citizens’ health through food and nutrition.

Our Values:

Integrity: Act ethically with accountability for life-long learning and commitment to excellence.

Customer focus: Meet the needs and exceed the expectations of all customers.

Innovation: Embrace change with creativity and strategic thinking.

Social Responsibility: Make decisions with consideration for inclusivity as well as environmental, economic, and social implications.

Diversity: Recognize and respect differences in culture, ethnicity, age, gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, physical ability, politics, and socioeconomic characteristics.

The Indiana Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (Indiana Academy or IAND) is a Non Profit Association made up of more than 1300 diverse and inclusive dietetic professionals, including Registered Dietitians (RD), Dietetic Technicians Registered (DTR), and Dietetic Students.

The Indiana Academy is an affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and has been serving citizens of Indiana since 1923.

IAND members represent all areas of nutrition services including those at hospitals, school food services, public health, long-term care facilities, education, research, private practice, pharmaceutical companies and special needs.

Membership in IAND is open to those who meet academic/experience requirements, and are members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Academy Diversity and Inclusion Statement

For more information:  iand_exec@eatrightin.org or call 317-500-1421


The video below was created to promote the work of Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDN) in Indiana, and has been shared with each of our State Legislators to make them aware of our association and who to contact to find a nutrition expert. A special thank you to the project team: The IAND Pubic Policy Team,  Kate Capen, RD, CD, IAND Delegate and previous President, and Strategic Partnership Coordinator (Marketing Chair), Jenni (Purcell) Browning, MS, RD, CD.


Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

It is an exciting time to be a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the largest organization of food and nutrition professionals in the world!

Membership provides the advantage of many valued benefits included with your membership, savings on purchased products and exclusive member offerings.

View AND career enhancing benefits here.

In addition, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is the best source of accurate, credible and timely food and nutrition information for the public and media. The Academy’s volunteer media spokespeople are available as resources for expert commentary, story ideas and background on food and nutrition topics.