Westchester Rockland Dietetic Association

WRDA is a professional organization of nutrition experts serving Westchester, Rockland, and their neighboring counties.  Please explore our website for information about the dietetic profession, opportunities, and events for dietitians in our district as well as the latest news and information on nutrition and health. Our membership is made up of nutrition professionals who work and/or live in the Westchester/Rockland area.  

WRDA is committed to leading the future of the dietetics profession and its members while serving the public through the promotion of optimal nutrition and well-being. We are an affiliate of the New York State Dietetic Association (NYSDA) and all of our members are members of the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics (AND), the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals.

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NY State Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics

2016 Annual Meeting and Expo
May 19
-21, 2016


Doubletree by Hilton

Attention social media savvy milk lovers:

Today, Monday, December 14th, The American Dairy Association and Dairy Council will launch the #GiveAGallon Milk Challenge to raise hunger awareness and encourage milk donations. Every time a photo is posted of a person, group or pet wearing a white mustache with #GiveAGallon, ADADC will donate $1 to Feeding America until $25,000 is donated.

Click to learn more about the #GiveAGallon Milk Challenge

Upcoming Events

2015-2016 Meetings

03 Mar 2016 6:00 PM (EST) • Burke Rehabilitation Hospital


Last week WRDA welcomed 4 amazing speakers to our Clinical Update:

Tamara Duker Freuman presented compelling evidence for utilizing circadian rhythms (particularly eating most calories and carbohydrates early in the day) in promotion of weight loss.

Laura Manning, gastroenterology specialist, broke down the LowFODMAP diet, a helpful tool for dietitians treating patients or clients with IBS.

Janet Zarowitz explored the amazing current research into the human genome and ways to tap into genetic code to focus treatment in difficult cases.

Dr. Jaime Schehr gave concrete suggestions for managing patients with auto-immune conditions like IBD or rheumatoid arthritis.

The speakers' enthusiasm for speaking to our group was obvious and we are so grateful they could share their knowledge and experience with us!


Phone: (914) 827-5952
Email: eatrightwrda@hotmail.com
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