Take a Inside Look to This Year’s Annual Meeting

This year’s Annual Meeting will be held Thursday, April 21 to Friday, April 22 with a Pre-Conference event on Wednesday, April 20.We will be celebrating “Planting Seeds…Growing Strong” at the Red Lion Hotel in Pocatello, Idaho.

annual-meeting-logo1

Attendees can earn up to 18 CPEs by attending the Pre-Conference and Annual Meeting! For more information visit Eat Right Idaho.

Don’t miss this year’s topics and exciting speakers including

“Addressing Hunger, Nutrition and Health in Idaho through Nutrition and Culinary Education”

Presented by Lisa Mays, RDN, MPH

This session on Wednesday, April 20 will help you understand more about food insecurity in Idaho, its potential effects on your clients, and how organizations in our communities are working together to address hunger and health. We will discuss the challenges with providing healthy foods through assistance programs.

AAEAAQAAAAAAAAJCAAAAJDgzYTdiMGI5LTBiMzgtNDlmMy1hOTdkLWZlOGVjNDdmNjE1ZA

Lisa Mays is the Nutrition Services Manager of the Idaho Foodbank, where she oversees the Cooking Matters, Backpack, Picnic in the Park, and School Pantry programs. She is devoted to providing food-insecure families with nutritious food and the skills they need to make healthier choices. She completed her Master’s in Public Health in a coordinated dietetics program at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, where she researched strategies to improve food pantry outreach to low-income persons, as well as associations between retail characteristics and WIC fruit and vegetable voucher redemption. She received a BS in nutrition from North Carolina State University, and worked as the Summer Food Service Coordinator for the Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina while working towards this degree. Prior to returning to school to pursue a career in public health nutrition, Lisa worked in advertising, marketing, and sales

Register for the Annual Meeting today by clicking here

 

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Annual Meeting, Uncategorized and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s