Texas Academy Commits to the Second Century Campaign in a Major Way
Save the Date! 2018 Texas Academy Annual Conference & Exhibition Now Accepting Speaker Proposals
Please save the dates of April 12-14, 2018 for the next AC&E! We will be in Houston next year!
We are accepting speaker proposals. If you are interested in speaking, please click here to submit your proposal.
Deadline for proposals is September 15, 2017.
2017-2018 Texas Academy Board of Directors
2017-2018 Texas Academy Board of Directors beginning June 1, 2017 Newly elected and appointed members are in blue. President Karen Geismar, MS RD LD CNSD President Elect Carol Ireton-Jones, PhD, RDN, LD, CNSC, FASPEN Past President Angela Lemond, RDN CSP LD Treasurer Tracey Ledoux, PhD RD FAND DAL Communications Carol Bradley, PhD MA RDN BCBA… Read more »
Greetings from ACEND!
The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND®) is pleased to announce the release of the DRAFT Future Education Model (FEM) Accreditation Standards for Associate, Bachelor and Master Degree Programs for public comment. These standards are being developed to advance the profession and to ensure that nutrition and dietetics practitioners have the knowledge… Read more »
Texas License Update
The Department of State Health Services (DSHS) sent letters to inform the LDs whose license expires on August 31,2016 that the renewal date has been extended to October 31,2016 and those whose license expires on September 30, 2016 has been extended to November 30,2016.
This extension puts all the August and September LD renewals into the Texas Department Of Licensing and Regulation. Based on the TDLR process, LDs should receive a written notice 45 days prior to the new expiration date and then reminders via e-mail.
If you have questions, please contact our license liaison at consumer_protection@eatrightTexas.org.
Area Liaisons Opportunities
NEW! – Texas Academy Membership Directory
The Texas Academy Membership Directory was created to enable Texas Academy members to find and communicate with each other. You are not automatically included in the directory. To join you must be signed in using your Academy member login. Once logged in your information from your Academy record will populate the fields. Please click Add to add yourself to the directory or opt out to go back to the membership page.