AODA Country Representatives

AODA is the international affiliate of the Academy of the Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) representing over 700 members living outside the United States. AODA appoints members to act as Country Representatives in order to provide professional support to members, assist anyone wanting information on food and nutrition issues for that country, and to act as liaisons for AODA and AND.

There are over 40 countries represented by AODA Country Representatives.

What does a Country Rep do?

  • Serves as a local resource to integrate new AODA members into practice in the country.
  • Serves as an information base for AND/AODA regarding country-specific practices.
  • Serves as a resource base to AND/AODA help field inquiries regarding practice & educational opportunities abroad.
  • Serves as an expert resource to AND members regarding practice in different countries.
  • Establishes relationships with key associations impacting practice.
  • Serves as a resource for referrals in collaboration with local dietetics professionals.

How can you become an AODA Country Representative?

  • Be an AODA member.
  • 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 Rep.

 

Continents

CR email addresses

Country Reps

Africa CR-BurkinaFaso@eatrightoverseas.org Alexandra Kuznetsov
CR-Libya@eatrightoverseas.org Zainab Hassen
CR-Malawi@eatrightoverseas.org Stacia Nordin
Australia/South Pacific CR-Australia@eatrightoverseas.org Jacquie Krassie
CR-AmericanSamoa@eatrightoverseas.org Lisa Littrell
CR-NewZealand@eatrightoverseas.org Andrea Braakhuis
Europe CR-Austria@eatrightoverseas.org Jenny Dietrich
CR-CzechRepublic@eatrightoverseas.org Terezie Mosby
CR-France@eatrightoverseas.org Amy Morel L'Horset
CR-Germany@eatrightoverseas.org Mary Norrito Koller, Nicole Erickson
CR-Greece@eatrightoverseas.org Elena Paravantes
CR-Italy@eatrightoverseas.org Marta Rahm
CR-Netherlands@eatrightoverseas.org Erin Boyd Kappelhof
CR-Sweden@eatrightoverseas.org Maria Gustafsson
North America CR-Canada@eatrightoverseas.org Patricia Baker-Buono
CR-Mexico@eatrightoverseas.org Maria Virginia Tijerina
CR-USA@eatrightoverseas.org Camella Rising
CR-USgov@eatrightoverseas.org PeggyAnn Cain
Asia CR-China@eatrightoverseas.org Liyan Lin
CR-HongKong@eatrightoverseas.org Charmain Tan
CR-India@eatrightoverseas.org Poornima Shankar
CR-Indonesia@eatrightoverseas.org Idrus Jus'atise
CR-Japan@eatrightoverseas.org Melinda Boyd
CR-Korea@eatrightoverseas.org Dee Dee Ugursal
CR-Malaysia@eatrightoverseas.org Mary Easaw
CR-Pakistan@eatrightoverseas.org Nilofer Safdar, Rezzan Khan
CR-Philippines@eatrightoverseas.org Betty Dykes
CR-Singapore@eatrightoverseas.org Laura Zubrod
CR-Taiwan@eatrightoverseas.org Leh-Chii Chwang
Central America CR-CostaRica@eatrightoverseas.org Alexandra Rosabal
CR-Jamaica@eatrightoverseas.org Patricia Thompson
CR-Panama@eatrightoverseas.org Rithela Gonzalez
Middle East and North Africa CR-Egypt@eatrightoverseas.org Mohamed Radwan
CR-Israel@eatrightoverseas.org Brigitte Kochavi
CR-Lebanon@eatrightoverseas.org Nahla Hwalla
CR-Qatar@eatrightoverseas.org Mandy Rother, Sara Zaidan
CR-SaudiArabia@eatrightoverseas.org Rubina Hakeem
CR-Syria@eatrightoverseas.org Louay Labban
CR-Tunisia@eatrightoverseas.org Mariem Boughoula
CR-Turkey@eatrightoverseas.org Fusun Atayata
CR-UAE@eatrightoverseas.org Ellen Edwards
South America CR-Argentina@eatrightoverseas.org Romina Defranchi, Cecilia Morales
CR-Brazil@eatrightoverseas.org Bia Rique
CR-Venezuela@eatrightoverseas.org Pablo Hernández
Serves as a local resource to integrate new AODA members into practice in the country.
Serves as an information base for ADA/AODA regarding country-specific practices.
Serves as a resource base to ADA/AODA help field inquiries regarding practice & educational opportunities abroad.
Serves as an expert resource to ADA members regarding practice in different countries.
Establishes relationships with key associations impacting practice.
Serves as a resource for referrals in collaboration with local dietetics professionals.