Member Benefits

When you join the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, you automatically become a member of a state affiliate, which entitles you to take advantage of a variety of programs, products and services offered through the Academy. Our state affiliate is the Arizona Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AZAND). Members of the AZAND can also join local districts.

National Member Benefit Information

Locally, we offer our members opportunities to:

  • Obtain current nutrition information
  • Earn continuing education units
  • Network
  • Strengthen our profession
  • Find or post jobs
  • Become a leader


  • Advocacy and updates on public policy and legislative issues
  • An annual education conference
  • Meetings throughout the year in individual districts
  • Newsletters
  • Resources available on this website
  • Use of AZAND list-serve offers easy access to nutrition professionals around the state
  • Online membership directory
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Provides leadership opportunities to build skills which increase value as a nutrition professional
  • Provides education and professional development opportunities