Welcome to the Vermont Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
The Vermont Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (VAND) is the professional organization for food and nutrition experts in the state of Vermont. VAND members and this site are the resource for reliable, evidence-based food and nutrition information.
Our 200-plus members include Registered Dietitians (RD) or Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDN), Dietetic Technicians, Registered (DTRs), dietetic students, researchers and educators. They work in various settings and areas of practice across the state—including public health clinics, hospitals, nursing homes, grocery stores, universities, research labs, education programs for school-aged children and more—to execute our vision to optimize Vermont’s health through food and nutrition. (Read more about our mission,vision and values here). We are an affiliate of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, which is the nation’s largest organization of food and nutrition professionals.
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Brierley Wright, M.S., R.D.
The 1868 U.S. agriculture survey showed Vermont as being, as it is now, the leading honey producing state in New England.