NCAND Regional Meeting near Charlotte 2019

Date: Friday March 1, 2019

Location: The Gastonia Conference Center

Time: 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

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NCAND Regional Meeting Attendee Cancellation Policy: 
  • Participants who have pre-registered will be assessed the following administrative fees upon cancellation for any purpose.
  • Cancellation up to 14 days before the event - full refund 
  • Cancellation within 3-13 days of an event - administrative fees: $25
  • Cancellation within the 3 days prior to an event - no refund


NCAND has secured a small number of hotel rooms at a near by hotel, these rooms are on a first come first serve basis.
Hotel room rate $99 plus taxes and fees. (Room rate only good through 1/23/2019).
To book your hotel stay, click here
Hilton Garden Inn Gastonia 

444 Cox Road
Gastonia, NC 28054
Phone Number: 704-810-1111


7:45 - 8:15 am
Registration, Breakfast & Visit Exhibits
8:15 - 8:30
Welcome & Announcements

8:30 -9:30
(1 CEU)
"Protein, Strong Starts, and Nutrient Needs in Infancy"
Keli Hawthorne, MS, RD, LD
Lecture Summary: Does protein in infancy and early childhood affect later childhood obesity rates?
What do the studies behind the media headlines actually report about the impact of protein in infancy and
childhood on health, growth, and obesity? This session will bring to light current studies on infant formula and
early complementary feeding to bring you key research details and how to apply this evidence-based
data to your clinical practice.
9:30 - 10:30
(1 CEU)
Pediatric Feeding Therapy 
Anne Laing, MS, OTR/L
10:30 - 11:00
Break & Visit Exhibits & Poster Viewing
11:00 - 12:00 pm
(1 CEU)
School Nutrition
Susan Argenti, RDN, LDN, SNS
Margaret Cameron, MS, RD, LDN
12:00 - 12:45
Lunch & Visit Exhibits & Poster Viewing
12:45 - 1:45
(1 CEU)
Sports Nutrition
Ashley Licata
1:45 - 2:15
Coffee Break & Visit Exhibits
2:15 - 3:15
(1 CEU)
Corporate Wellness
Tanya Hitch, Certified Health and Wellness Coach
3:15 - 4:15
(1 CEU)
Senior Nutrition Panel
Jennifer Barnhill, MS, RDN
Audrey Edmisten, MPH, RDN, LDN
Margaret White, MSW
* Agenda subject to change 


If you would like to be an exhibitor or sponsor for this meeting, please complete this form.

*registration for this meeting ends of February 20 or when the meeting reaches capacity, whichever happens first.

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Meredith College