MAND Annual Meeting
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2018 Registration Deadlines:
Early bird ends February 5
Regular registration rate February 6-March 5
Online registration ends March 5
2018 Registration Fees:
- Early Bird… $140
- Online/*Onsite after 2/5 Deadline… $160
- Early Bird… $160
- Online/*Onsite after 2/5 Deadline… $180
Retired MAND Members
- $55 (no further discount for early bird)
- $55 (no further discount for early bird)
*Additional fee for onsite registration is $30.
Registration fee includes a continental breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack break.
We've moved to a new venue! The 2018 Annual Meeting will take place at Martin's West (http://www.martinscaterers.com/locations/west), located right off the Baltimore Beltway at 6817 Dogwood Rd, Baltimore, MD 21244. Free parking is available!
Planning to stay overnight?
MAND has also reserved a block of rooms at the Hampton Inn and Suites Baltimore Woodlawn (http://hamptoninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/maryland/hampton-inn-and-suites-baltimore-woodlawn-BALWLHX/index.html), located just steps away from the meeting venue. MAND has reserved a block of rooms for the rate of $99 for STD-KING and DLB-QUEEN, based on availability. The rate is subject to the current state tax of 6% and occupancy tax of 8%. Use this booking link for the MAND rate: http://group.hamptoninn.com/MarylandAcademyofNutritionDietetics
MAND Reception to follow Annual Meeting from 5-7PM! Join us immediately after the annual meeting for reception featuring our awards ceremony, annual business meeting, and networking opportunities with MAND board members. Those who attend the evening reception will be eligible to win a complimentary registration to the 2019 Annual Meeting!
Additional fee: $20 MAND members; $10 students/retired MAND members; $30 for non-members. Sign up for the reception when you register for the annual meeting.
The menu will include passed appetizers, a wok or pasta bar, carving stations, fabulous dessert table and an open bar.
The MAND Poster Award of Excellence recognizes quality posters at the MAND Annual Meeting. Students as well as professionals are invited to submit an abstract for poster presentation at the Maryland Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (MAND) Annual Meeting, which will be held at the Martin’s West, Baltimore, MD, on Monday, March 19th, 2018. All abstract submissions are expected to present a poster at the Annual meeting.
There will be one prize for each of the categories: The first place winner will receive $50. The winners will be determined and announced during the MAND Annual Meeting. In addition, the award will be highlighted on the MAND website and in the Chesapeake Lines. Copies of the abstracts will be posted on the MAND website.
All submissions are due by Friday, February 16, 2018. Click here for more details and links to enter.
New This Year! Moving People from Resistance to Change: A Skills Based Motivational Interviewing Workshop
Do you counsel people who are constantly resistant to your efforts to help? Do they continue to throw excuses at every suggestion you make? If so, join us for this highly interactive workshop where you will learn practical skills that can be applied immediately in any health or wellness practice. During the program, enjoy demonstrations and discussions, and engage in hands on application of motivational interviewing. This evidence-based strategy will prove to help people take control of their own health, chronic conditions, and make significant lifestyle changes. Sign up for this workshop ($10 additional charge) when you register for the annual meeting. Don't delay, spots are limited to the first 12 people to register! This workshop will take place during the 10:45-11:45am time slot.
Thank You to our 2018 Annual Meeting Sponsors...
PLATINUM AND BREAKFAST SPONSOR
Real Food Blends
|Diversified Foods Inc.|
|Ocean Spray Cranberries|
|SILVER SPONSOR||Center for Discovery|
|SILVER SPONSOR||Healthcare Service Group|
|SILVER SPONSOR||Hillestad Dialyvite Pharmaceuticals|
|NON-PROFIT EXHIBITOR||The Renfrew Center of Baltimore|
|NON-PROFIT EXHIBITOR||Maryland Insurance Administration|
|NON-PROFIT EXHIBITOR||Maryland Beef Council|
We are still accepting sponsor applications.
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Questions about the Annual Meeting? Contact Katie Meade at firstname.lastname@example.org.