The Kentucky Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (KAND) is an affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the world’s largest organization of food and nutrition professionals. We share in the Academy’s mission of empowering our 745 members to be food and nutrition leaders.
Our vision, also shared with the Academy, is to optimize health through food and nutrition. Registered Dietitians in Kentucky shape food choices and improve the nutritional status of the state by a philosophy of serving the public first.
KAND is an advocate of the dietetics profession serving the public through the promotion of optimal nutrition, health and well-being.