Region Meetings

2017-2018 Region Meetings

Region meetings and webinars are available for all NAND Members and Non-Members of NAND. You can register and sign up for events in any region. Check out NAND Regions for more information.

East Region Meetings

September 2018 Meeting & Webinar

Date: September 25, 2018

Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (CDT)

Location: Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital, Sheridan Room, Lincoln, NE

Topic: Chronic Kidney Disease Update: Current Nutrition Practice Guidelines

Speaker: Laura Koch MS, RD, LMNT

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March 2018 Meeting & Webinar

Date: March 13, 2018

Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (CDT)

Location: Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center Auditorium in Omaha

Topic: New Approaches to Diabetes Treatment: Using Technology and the Latest Research to Improve Outcomes

Speaker: Dr. Jeff Stanley

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January 2018 Meeting & Webinar

Date: January 25, 2018

Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (CDT)

Location: Bryan Medical Center West Campus in Lincoln

Topic: Ketogenic Diet for Seizure Control in Pediatrics

Speaker: Kathryn Heldt

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November 2017 Meeting & Webinar

Date: November 14, 2018

Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (CDT)

Location: Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center Auditorium in Omaha

Topic: Nutritional Management of Food Protein-Induced Enterocolitis Syndrome

Speaker: Heather Martin

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Meet and Greet Networking Event

Date: September 28, 2017

Time: 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (CDT)

Location: Soaring Wings Vineyard in Springfield

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Central Region Meetings

Last Chance for LMNT Hour Workshop

Date: August 18, 2017

Time: 8:00 AM – 3:45 PM (CDT)

Location: Nebraska Extension/College Park in Grand Island

Topics: Sports nutrition, chronic kidney disease, bariatric surgery and medical weight loss, eating disorders, cancer prevention and treatment, and gut health including use of prebiotics and probiotics.

Speakers: Jessica A. Wegener, RD, CSSD, LMNT; Laura Koch, MS, RD, LMNT; Shawn Zajicek, MS, RDN, LMNT; Rebecca Jardon, MMN, RDN, LMNT; Lisa Groves, MPA, RD, CSG, LMNT; and Robert Hutkins, Ph.D

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West Region Meetings

Summer Meeting

Date: June 29, 2018

Time: 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM (CDT)

Location: NebraskaLand National Bank 1400 South Dewey Street in North Platte


  • Concepts and Controversy: Dietary Recommendations for Cardiovascular Disease- Webinar: Today’s Dietitian (1.5 CEU/1.5 LMNT (pending))
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Implementing FODMAPS and Probiotics- Webinar: Dietitian Central (1 CEU/1LMNT (pending))
  • Obesity Management in Patients with Diabetes- American Diabetes Association (.75 CEU/.75 LMNT (pending))

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Fall Meeting

Date: October 13, 2017

Time: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM (CDT)

Location: Mid Plains Community College Campus in North Platte

Topics: Antibiotic Stewardship, mindful eating, nutrition and weight loss surgery, and the addictive appetite

Speakers: Sandra Kavan, BS; Shannon Frink, MS, RD, LMNT; Celie Vaughn, RD, LMNT; and Crystal Zabka Belsky, MS, RD, CSSD, LMNT

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