Country Representatives

IAAND appoints Country Representatives (CRs), who serve as first points of contact for IAAND and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics within their country.

What does a Country Representative do?

  • Serves as a local resource to integrate new IAAND members into practice in the country.
  • Serves as an information base for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics/IAAND regarding country-specific food and nutrition issues.
  • Serves as a resource base to Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics/IAAND, helping field inquiries regarding practice & educational opportunities abroad.
  • Establishes relationships with key nutrition and dietetics associations and other relevant professional organizations.
  • Serves as a resource for referrals in collaboration with local dietetics professionals.

How can you become an IAAND Country Representative?

  • Be an IAAND member (Active or International), ideally living and working in the country of interest.
  • Know the nutrition issues in the country that you wish to represent.
  • Be ready to actively network with local dietetic associations and other nutrition-related organizations.
  • Be able to communicate regularly through e-mail.
  • Be willing to write quarterly reports on your work as the Country Representative.

If you are interested in becoming a Country Representative, please contact IAAND’s CR Chair at CR-Chair@eatrightoverseas.org.

Africa

Egypt

Mohamed Radwan

Ghana

Laurene Boateng

Malawi

Tessa Acker

Asia Pacific

Cambodia

Kelsey Swalwell

China

Liyan Lin

Hong Kong

Charmain Tan

India

Shilpa Joshi

Japan

Amanda Berhaupt-Glickstein

Laos

Joanna Cummings

Malaysia

Mary Easaw

Phillipines

Beatriz Dykes

South Korea

Dee Dee Ugursal

The Caribbean Islands

Barbados

Aloma Cassell

Dominican Republic

Dr. Anayanet Jaquez

Jamaica

Patricia Thompson

Europe

Czech Republic

Terezie Tolar Mosby

Germany

Nicole Erickson

Greece

Elena Paravantes

Italy

Marta Rahm

Russia

Maria Pastukhova

The Netherlands

Emmy Steiner

United Kingdom

Emily Spees

North America

United States

Camella Rising

Middle East

Iraq

Ahmed Chaloob Saddam

Israel

Brigitte Kochavi

Jordan

Tatyana El Kour

Pakistan

Dr. Rubina Hakeem

Saudi Arabia

Hebah Kutbi

Turkey

Fusun Atayata

United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Lamees El-Derbi

South and Latin America

Argentina

Romina Defranchi

Brazil

Ana Beatriz Rique

Mexico

Virginia Tijerina Walls