8:00 8:30am               Registration/Breakfast Exhibitors/Posters

8:30 – 9:00 am           Introduction & President’s Welcome 
                                   Kathleen Carozza, MA, RD - President, NJAND 2016-2017

9:00-10:00am            A Look at the History & Future of Dietetics
Julie O’Sullivan Maillet, PhD - Former President of the Academy
Marilyn Laskowski-Sachnoff, MA, RD - Former State and National Leader

                                   Update on Dietetics Licensure in NJ
                                   AJ Sabbath -Partner Advocacy & Management Group

10:00-10:15am          Break/Exhibitors       

10:15-11:15am:         Session A: Physical Examination for Dietetics Practitioners 
                                  Dr. John Bock, DCN, RD, CNSC

                                   Session B: Integrative Medicine & Dietetics: Holistic Methods for Patient & Client                                         Empowerment 
                                  Anthony Dissen, MA RDN

11:15-11:30am          Break/Exhibitor

11:30-12:30pm         KEYNOTE: Is precision Nutrition In Your Future?
                                 Peter J. Gillies, PhD

12:30-1:30pm           Lunch, Awards/Business Meeting, Exhibitors/Posters

1:30-2:00pm             Exhibitors/Posters, RAFFLE

2:00 -3:00pm            Session A: Nutrition & Reproductive Medicine 
                                 Leda Ristovic, MS, RD

                                  Session B: From Dream to Reality: The Step-by-Step Process of Building a Thriving                                        Nutrition Practice from the Ground Up in Less Than One Year 
                                  Erin Palinski-Wade, RD, CDE, LDN CPT

3:00-4:00pm             Ethics and Scope of Practice Mock Trial & Discussion with RD & DTR 
                                 Kathryn Hamilton, MA, RD, CDN, CSO

4:30- 6:30pm           Canvas and Grapes Paint & Sip PAC Fundraising Event (Immediately Following the                                            Annual Meeting - Registration and Additional Fee Required)

***Please bring canned goods and non-perishable food items to be donated to MEND, a non-profit coalition of 18 interfaith food pantries that services over 100,000 people in Essex County. Donations will be collected near the registration table. We thank you in advance!***