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Find a SCAN RD
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New this membership year, members who want to be included in the Find a SCAN RD search must log into the SCAN website and check "My Profile" to ensure the profile indicates you have opted into the search.  The change will eliminate members not interested in being listed and optimize the search engine for all other members.

To opt in, scroll down, select “Edit,” and check the box indicating you want to be “Included in Find a SCAN RD Search” and list your preferred contact information.  Be sure to indicate whether you want to be contacted by the media and/or the public with questions or if you would like to be contacted for counseling.  Also, make sure that your profile is up-to-date with a profile picture, contact information, and any other information that you would like to be included in your Find a SCAN RD profile page.

Note: Your SCAN profile is linked to your Academy profile.  In order to change any information with a lock symbol, you must sign into your profile.  Your SCAN account will automatically be updated within 24 hours.

SCAN Sessions at FNCE© 2015

Be sure to join us for SCAN events if you are attending FNCE this year.  YOU, as a SCAN member, get some great member benefits this year. Your SCAN membership cost $35, but you will collectively save $25 compared to non-member prices by attending all of the SCAN events! SCAN members can register for FREE for each of the SCAN morning sessions and receive a 20% discount off the full registration price of the SCAN reception.  CLICK HERE to register. 

Sunday, October 4th
6:45 - 8:00 AM: SCAN Educational Breakfast
Sweet Truth: Are low-and no-calorie sweeteners safe and effective? Bernadine Magnuson, PhD. Sponsored by the American Beverage Association.

6:00 - 9:00 PM: SCAN Reception
Catch up with old friends and make new ones while enjoying live music and local cuisines at the Wildhorse Saloon.  Sponsored by the Alaska Seafood Marketing Institute and Sunkist Growers. 

Monday, October 5th
6:45 - 8:00 AM: SCAN Morning Fitness Activity
Join SCAN for an energizing yoga class led by SCAN member Chrissy Barth, MS, RD, RYT and followed by a light breakfast with Siggi's Yogurt founder, Siggi Hilmarsson.  All participants will receive a yoga mat. Sponsored by Siggi's Yogurt.

9:00 AM - 12:00 PM: DPG Showcase
Exhibit Hall C at the Music City Center.  Meet with SCAN Executive Committee Members and learn about our many exciting programs in 2015-2016.

SCAN Student Member FNCE Stipend
Designed to support SCAN student member attendance at FNCE, the SCAN Student Member FNCE Stipend provides funds for registration and transportation for five SCAN student members to attend FNCE. You must be a current SCAN student member by the stipend application deadline.  For more information CLICK HERE

NEW!  Educational Track in Nutrition for Sports, Performance, and Fitness
Planned with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Committee for Professional Development, in collaboration with the Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness DPG.
Get an inside look at the latest sports nutrition and fitness trends used by today's experts to optimize athlete performance utilizing proper energy metabolism, safe and eefficient supplement intake, immunity enhancement of the injured athlete, budgeted sports nutrition programs and much more. Apply these effective strategies to the adolescent athlete, professional athlete and everyone in between. Learn more about the Nutrition for Sport, Performance, and Fitness track. 

Call for Nominations
Attention SCAN Members
We'd like to help you get a seat at the Academy of SCAN Table!
The SCAN Nominating Committee thinks that you, SCAN member, are an excellent candidate for a national position or a role on the SCAN Executive Committee, so we say, nominate yourself!  Below are the positions that are available with links to their descriptions and deadlines for submission.  Of course, SCAN is more than happy to submit a nomination for you, so if you’d prefer, email:  SCAN Nominating Committee Chair, Georgia Kostas, NOTE: All correspondence regarding the nomination process MUST be directed to the SCAN Nominating Committee!

SCAN Positions
  • Chair Elect (three year commitment)
  • Treasurer (2 year term)
  • Nominating Committee ( 2 year term)
Details of the job descriptions, duties and responsibilities, time commitment, and the specific qualifications and general criteria for each position can be found at

Questions? Contact any of the SCAN Nominating Committee Members
Academy Positions
Board of Directors
  • President-elect
  • Treasurer-elect
  • Director-at-Large
House of Delegates:
  • Speaker-elect
  • HOD Director
  • At-Large Delegate: 30 Years of Age or Under
  • At-Large Delegate: Retired
Commission on Dietetic Registration
  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN)
  • Board Certified Specialist in Pediatric Nutrition
Nominating Committee
  • National Leader
  • Leader with Board of Directors Experience in the Past 10 Years
Position descriptions and qualifications are available here:  

Connect with SCAN 

SCAN is excited for a new year and we are working hard to connect more with our current members in order to make SCAN stronger than ever.  Stay engaged with SCAN via Facebook and our Twitter handle: @SCANdpg. Also be sure to visit SCAN on Pinterest, Flickr, LinkedIn, and Blogger


About SCAN: SCAN is the largest dietetic practice group of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. With over 7,200 members, SCAN brings together Registered Dietitians, Registered Dietetic Technicians and others with nutrition expertise in the areas of sports, physical activity, cardiovascular health, wellness, and the prevention and treatment of disordered eating and eating disorders.

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