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Illinois Academy Member Benefits

  • Access to complimentary CPE webinar presentations
  • Discount registration for the Illinois Academy Spring Assembly
  • Assess to the monthly member newsletter
  • Networking opportunities
  • Access to members only sections of the website
  • Volunteer opportunities with the state leadership team
  • Mentor and mentee opportunities
  • Active job board for new opportunities 
  • Award and scholarship opportunities 
  • Continued updates on Illinois legislative activities
  • Membership directory
  • Discounted sexual harassment prevention training course 

Full list of Illinois Academy member benefits

National Academy Member Benefits

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is the world’s largest organization of food and dietetics practitioners — more than 100,000 credentialed practitioners, with more joining every day — and as the Academy grows, so does the number and variety of benefits we offer to our members. The combination of a diverse and growing membership and the dynamic field of nutrition and dietetics requires a broad and ever-changing array of benefits to meet the needs of members whose interests, skills, backgrounds, and experience span the entire profession. And the Academy provides just that, with a multitude of products and services designed to help our members develop their skills, advance their careers, and achieve their professional goals.

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To become a member of the Illinois Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, you must first join the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. You MUST request your state affiliation when you join the Academy or if you change locations to another state (i.e., you moved to Illinois, when you change your address with the Academy you MUST also change your state affiliation). If Illinois is the state you requested, then you will become a member of the Illinois Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and will have access to all member information, as well as the Members Only section of this website. The Academy will send us confirmation of your membership. You must contact the Academy with any change of address, name or contact information.

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Updated May 2024